Blog

Leading up to the Showcase, we will be asking the participating companies to share their stories on our blog. Join in the conversation and find out more about their experience of being in the Edinburgh Showcase by becoming part of our network. Follow us on Twitter at @UKTheatreDance and join the conversation on #EdShowcase.

"Reaching across borders, languages and practices"

| by Nkenna Akunna

What's exciting about the current UK performance landscape? Members of the Edinburgh Showcase 2019 curatorial panel tell us how the UK compares to other countries, why it's important to work across borders, and what we can look forward to in this year's Showcase

Discover our Edinburgh Showcase 2019 programme

Want to find out more about the 30 outstanding productions that make up this year's Edinburgh Showcase? Here's a quick guide to every show before the Edinburgh Festivals kick off in August

"My career has gone from national to international"

Applications are open for UK companies who want to be part of the British Council's next Edinburgh Showcase. But why should you apply? Here, artists and producers tell us about the impact the Showcase has had on their careers — and their lives

Coming soon: Edinburgh Showcase 2019 call for entries

| by Cathy Gomez

UK artists and companies, this is your two-week call! Get ready to apply to be part of the British Council's renowned showcase for international programmers at the Edinburgh Festivals

Edinburgh Showcase round-up

| by Eleanor Turney

The Showcase can pass in a bit of a blur because there's so much going on! Never fear, here's a photo montage of the week

How the Showcase happens

| by Eleanor Turney

In this, the twentieth year of our Edinburgh Showcase, Eleanor Turney talks to Showcase Manager Becky Hinton about the logistics of running such a big event and what’s changed in the past few years

Imagine 2037: Tal Afar

Anmar Taha, an artistic director from Iraq, based in Sweden, takes us to Arthur's Seat and imagines a conversation between mother and child.