Into the Woods Into the Woods

Into the Woods

If you go down to the woods today… you might get more than you wished for. Fairy tale characters meet and clash as they pursue their happily ever afters. There are lessons to be learnt, dangers to avoid and dreams to be chased in the woods. What happens after happily ever after?

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Atlantic: America and the Great War Atlantic: America and the Great War

Atlantic: America and the Great War

On the eve of WWI, two sisters uncover their complicated European ancestry, but when one disappears while tracing their lineage overseas, the other must leave home for the first time to find her.

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Atlantic: A Scottish Story Atlantic: A Scottish Story

Atlantic: A Scottish Story

Is it a curse to stay? What if we couldn’t travel, could never leave home and see the world? Can we still be happy? A girl looks across the ocean and longs to discover. But if she is left behind, she must still find a way to live.

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International Festival Encounters Summer School International Festival Encounters Summer School

International Festival Encounters Summer School

RCS and the University of Edinburgh offers an immersive five-day programme for ambitious producers, programmers, creative artists and performers. This unique summer school develops artistic entrepreneurial skills in the context of one of the world’s most iconic arts festivals – the Edinburgh International Festival.

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Creating Contemporary Performance Creating Contemporary Performance

Creating Contemporary Performance

This workshop introduces participants to the process of creative devising; making their own original performance work from their own ideas and experiences of the world in which they live.

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Snowflake Snowflake

Snowflake

Jax is 20 and is battling with reality. Worst of all she has to get up every single morning. But nothing is clear, not even where she is. Or even who she is. A play of how to find human connection and certainty in a universe of endless notifications and conflicting knowledge. The Network is … Continued

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Visual Storytelling – Workshop Visual Storytelling – Workshop

Visual Storytelling – Workshop

This is a workshop for anyone interested in exploring visual theatre skills. What can we say on stage without words? The workshop will be led by artist Ramesh Meyyappan and will focus on how we create stories physically and visually using a technique called sign mime.

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British Sign Language & English/Deaf Culture – Workshop British Sign Language & English/Deaf Culture – Workshop

British Sign Language & English/Deaf Culture – Workshop

The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland’s Rita McDade leads a session for those interested in or currently working with deaf performers, and will explore the possibilities of collaborating between languages.

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From the Body to the Text – Workshop From the Body to the Text – Workshop

From the Body to the Text – Workshop

In this workshop, RCS Head of the MA Classical and Contemporary Text programme, Mark Saunders, will lead a practical, physical workshop that explores connections between text and movement. Come prepared to move and be creative in an ensemble context. This will be followed by a Q&A about this unique, innovative post-graduate programme.

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Careers in Theatre Production Careers in Theatre Production

Careers in Theatre Production

Ros Maddison, Head of Production at RCS, outlines and discusses training and opportunities in Scotland in Technical Theatre, Theatre Production Arts & Theatre Design. The session will also discuss how to build networks and source employment during and after training.

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Auditioning for Drama School Auditioning for Drama School

Auditioning for Drama School

This practical workshop will provide insight, tips and hints about how to maximise the participant’s potential for success when auditioning for acting courses.

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MA Classical & Contemporary Text Auditions MA Classical & Contemporary Text Auditions

MA Classical & Contemporary Text Auditions

We will be holding auditions for our MA Classical and Contemporary Text programme for entry for 2018/19 during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. This will take place on Friday 4th August at Fringe Central, Appleton Tower.  

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Fringe Fair Fringe Fair

Fringe Fair

Members of the Conservatoire team will be available to speak with you in greater detail about the opportunities available within our Lifelong Learning, Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes, amongst others.

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