This exciting new course will introduce our younger participants to the magical world of musical theatre. Learning songs, lyrics and dance routines form some of the best-loved musicals such as the Broadway smash Finding Never Land, Oliver, Beauty & The Beast, and Annie. Everyone is able to develop at […]

By |April 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Summer Course 2015:P1-P3: Star Wars Jedi Knight Academy

NEW SUMMER COURSE P1-P3: Star Wars Jedi Knight Academy

“These aren’t the droids you’re looking for.” Obi Wan Kenobi, Star Wars

There are challenges facing the Jedi Order that threaten the peace and security of the galaxy this summer. Pick your side: Sith Master or Jedi Knight? Explore the many imaginative characters and distant worlds in […]

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Confident Kids

Drama Classes For Kids Will Build Your Child’s Confidence:The Acting Scene firmly believe being part of weekly classes will improve self confidence and increase social skills that will enhance your child’s performance in school and out.

It’s proven that children who participate in acting classes will, from a young age improve confidence, public speaking and […]

By |April 29th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Imaginate Children’s Festival 2015

Imaginate Children’s Festival launches its 2015 programme today.

Scotland’s international festival of performing arts for children and young people will run from Monday 11 to Sunday 17 May 2015 at venues across Edinburgh, including the Traverse Theatre. This year’s week-long programme features fourteen inspiring and entertaining productions from the UK and Europe.

The 2015 Imaginate Festival […]

By |March 17th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

New Dementia-Friendly Productions For Capital

Certain staff members at The Acting Scene have relatives who suffer from dementia. So we couldn’t be more pleased to learn that Edinburgh’s Festival and King’s Theatres have been given £320,000 over three years by the Life Changes Trust to help turn their venues into dementia-friendly spaces.

Festival City Theatres Trust, which runs the two […]

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New Summer Course Times: P1-P3


We are pleased to announce that our timings for our P1-P3 summer courses are changing. You can now drop your child off from 8.45am, with class officially starting at 9.00am
We will finish at 1.00pm rather than 12.30pm so children can have their packed lunch with us. More flexibility for parents […]

By |March 4th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mary Poppins UK Tour Edinburgh 2016


The Acting Scene saw Mary Poppins in London and thought it was amazing. So are delighted to learn that Disney and Cameron Mackintosh have announced that their multi award-winning musical MARY POPPINS will embark on a tour of the UK and Ireland, opening at Leicester Curve on […]

By |February 25th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Easter Courses 2015


Once again The Acting Scene are pleased to offer our customers a fantastic range of Easter Courses for young people. We have two 5-8yrs courses “The Wild West” & “Raucous Roald Dhal”.

9-16 year old’s have two courses. A specialist Playwrights Course which will be led by Director Caroline Donald. […]

By |February 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Idina Menzel Heading To Glasgow

If your son or daughter is interested in Musical Theatre then it maybe worth while taking them to see West End and Broadway star Idina Menzel at the Royal Concert Hall Glasgow.

The musical theatre star’s credits include Elphaba in Wicked, Maureen in Rent and Elizabeth in If/Then which is due to finish on Broadway […]

By |February 19th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Faith Healer-Royal Lyceum Theatre

The Acting Scene recommends you see Faith Healer at the Royal Lyceum Theatre before it closes.

Written by one of Ireland’s greatest playwrights Brian Friel, whose known for his works Philadelphia Here I Come!, Translations and Dancing at Lughnasa, Faith Healer has to be in our opinion his masterpiece. Defining his uniquely poetic and intensely […]

By |January 29th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments