The Eastgate Theatre welcomes a comedy first on 4 October when Glaswegian stand up Ray Bradshaw performs Deaf Comedy Fam – the world’s first comedy show performed simultaneously in British Sign Language and English.
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The Board of the Eastgate Theatre is looking to appoint a new Finance Director who combines strategic insight with practical interest, to provide the crucial financial oversight that will enable the theatre to continue to function, flourish and grow.
The Eastgate Theatre, the busiest arts venue in the South of Scotland, is seeking new people to join the Board of Directors and influence the theatre’s future.
At the beginning of July the Eastgate Theatre announced that it was in a race to raise £70,000 by 30 August so that it could meet the European LEADER match funding stipulation and access an approved grant of £150,000.
As the finish line comes into view, thanks to the ingenious ideas, strenuous efforts and generosity of individuals, organisations and companies the fundraising effort is on track. If this momentum continues and the last £35,000 is achieved by the 30th the Eastgate auditorium will be transformed.
On Thursday 2 August the Eastgate Theatre is screening Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, the joyous, life-affirming stage musical that tells the true story of 16 year old Jamie Campbell from County Durham who wanted to go to his school prom in a dress.
A year after they first strutted their stuff on the Eastgate Theatre stage, the Lady Boys of Bangkok return with two performances on Wednesday 29 August, one at 5pm and the other at 8pm.
Peebles in Ohio doesn’t have a theatre. Maybe that is why Peebles, Scottish Borders has become a key destination for many of the finest musicians touring American roots music.
The Eastgate Theatre is the venue of choice attracting bands playing traditional music from all over the USA, from Los Angeles to Utah, Kansas to Virginia.
Creative Peebles Festival (formerly Peebles Arts Festival) is inviting nominations for an individual or organisation to receive the 2018 Robert Noble Trophy – a cup awarded annually to a person or group that has successfully encouraged young people in Tweeddale to become involved in the arts.
Music fans of very different genres are in for a treat in early June when the Eastgate Theatre serves up live performances from two outstanding bands within the space of a week.
The Eastgate Theatre and Peebles Hydro have joined forces to create a new, and extremely glamourous, celebration of ballroom dancing on the first Sunday (26 August) of this year’s Creative Peebles Festival.