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This week a new production of Rent celebrating its 20th anniversary rolls into the Festival Theatre. Edinburgh Music Theatre were lucky enough to do Rent six years ago at the Church Hill Theatre. The 20th anniversary production is testament to the show’s enduring popularity. The musical, about young artists trying to make their art and a […]

Happy Hanukkah, and a Merry Christmas, to our friends and supporters!

In Fiddler On The Roof we meet people of different faiths and different cultures who live alongside each other, celebrate together, commiserate together, and learn and grow from each other.  In the spirit of our Fiddler story Edinburgh Music Theatre would like to wish all our friends and supporters a Happy Hanukkah, Merry Christmas, or […]

Fiddler auditions…! Everything you need to know!

EMT are hosting a Fiddler Welcome Night on Wednesday 14th September from 7pm – 10pm at Barclay Church (upper hall).  It will be a chance to meet EMTers and our creative team. There will also be a Fiddler-inspired workshop which will help give you a feel for what it will be like to be part […]

Save the dates! Fiddler on the Roof auditions announced

In April 2017 Edinburgh Music Theatre will be bringing Fiddler on the Roof to the King’s Theatre stage.  Rehearsals will start in October, and we have just released details of how you can audition to be in the show. On the evening of Wednesday 14th September we’ll have a general open evening. If you’re interested […]

Next!

The warm glow is still upon us from our shows at the Edinburgh Fringe but it’s time to look ahead to Fiddler on the Roof.   Auditions will be in late September.  If you want to hear the news when it’s announced, please follow us on Twitter, like our Facebook page, or email us and […]

Delighted audiences as EMT raise the roof at the Edinburgh Fringe 2016

EMT’s run at this year’s Fringe is now over (sniff) and we think we’re safe to say the audience enjoyed it!  The cast, band and production team certainly did.  Here are some of the comments we received about the show: “You don’t charge enough money as you were better and more entertaining than many things […]

EMT at the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe!

EMT are very excited to be launching their two shows on the Edinburgh Festival Fringe this week. Running from Wednesday 10th to Friday 12th our fantastic cast will be singing and dancing their hearts out through two shows, both compilations of musical songs.  Appearing at St Andrew and St George’s West on George Street in […]

Fiddler on the Roof – creative team recruitment!

Edinburgh Music Theatre is seeking to appoint a production team for its April 2017 production ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ being performed in the Kings Theatre, Edinburgh.   We are looking to appoint a Director, Musical Director and Choreographer to cast and rehearse from September 2016. We are looking for individuals who have: a passion for musical […]

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 […]