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EMT members appear in a documentary film

Back at the end of 2014 an American television production company, Resolution Productions, got in touch with Edinburgh Music Theatre asking if we could provide performers to help them make a documentary film about the Scottish economist and philosopher, Adam Smith. In May 2015 members of the production company, along with a large amount of […]

EMT announces Fringe auditions!

AUDITIONS – EDINBURGH FRINGE FESTIVAL 2016 Edinburgh Music Theatre Company is looking for talented, hardworking performers to take part in its 2016 Edinburgh Fringe Festival Fringe productions! Following on previous sellout successes in 2014 & 2015, EMT will be producing back-to-back concerts ‘Fringe Fantasmic: Heroes and Villains’ & ‘Pop Goes the Musical – Anthems’.  Director […]

Fringe 2016 production team announced

EMT is delighted to announce our productions for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2016, and the new creative team who will be putting the shows together. Our early evening show is Fringe Fantasmic – Heroes & Villains. The later evening show is Pop Goes the Musical – Anthems. Both shows will be on stage at St Andrew […]

The curtain comes down on The Producers

As the dust from Ulla’s “tidy oop” settles, and the final feather from the showgirls’ boas floats gently to the deck, it’s time to reflect on the fantastic week that was The Producers. Critics were warmly complimentary, audience comments were glowing with some coming back to see it a second time, and standing ovations were […]

Rehearsal photos released

With only a month to go until we open, the show is really shaping up fantastically.  And in case you don’t believe us, we’ve got the pictures to prove it.  You can see the whole album at our Facebook page but here are just a few to whet your appetite.  Look out for more photos to […]

Andrew and Jerrard visit Black Diamond FM

On 18th February, our Max and Leo, Andrew McDade and Jerrard Doran, went to visit Midlothian’s local radio station, Black Diamond 107.8 FM.  Soon after 10am they went live on air with Geoff Ruderham, chatting about the show and, in the case of Andrew, giving us a sneak peak of the character of Max.  Andrew […]

EMT in the news

The Producers was recently featured in an article in the North Edinburgh News, with comments from our director, Joel Mason, and our chairperson Hazel Beattie. Follow the link to see the article North Edinburgh News

Our Next Show Is – THE PRODUCERS

EMT are delighted to announce that our March 2016 production, to be staged at Church Hill Theatre, will be ‘THE PRODUCERS’. Furthermore, we’re absolutely thrilled to announce that in Spring 2017 we will be returning to The King’s Theatre to present ‘FIDDLER ON THE ROOF’. Audition and booking details for ‘The Producers coming very soon!

Director, Musical Director and Choreographer Positions

Edinburgh Music Theatre is seeking to appoint a Director, Musical Director and Choreographer for their 2016 production ‘The Producers’. Interested applicants must be able to demonstrate significant experience in large scale musical theatre productions. We are looking for individuals who have: • a passion for musical theatre • Professionalism • The ability to work well […]