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Charioteer Theatre group photoAfter a successful celebration of Edinburgh Palette’s 8th Birthday – full of Wee drinks and Wee roses – the Wee Theatre opens its doors to St Margaret House once again!

This time, we are proud to present the work of Charioteer Theatre, company in residence here in the building. They are currently rehearsing their play A Bench On The Road and will share their Work In Progress with us on MONDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER.

Monday 19th September  6-7pm
A Bench On The Road – Work In Progress + Q & A
For St Margaret House Tenants ONLY


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Event | P+P

Place and platform bannerTen artists, ten cardboard boxes, ten new art works.

Artist-run collective place + platform host ‘P+P’ – a group exhibition of national and international artists in the basement of Pack and Send, a courier company based on Leith Walk.

Each artist has been sent a 30 x 30 x 30 cardboard box and asked to use it as the basis for creating or sending a new art work. Expect a mix of installation, animation, painting and object-making by artists exploring ideas around the figure, the fantastical and spontaneity.

FRI 19th AUG, 7pm – 9:30pm @ Pack and Send
Featuring tunes by MR CHOON,
Spoken Word by KRISH KRUSH.
Plus hotdogs, lemonade & homebrew cider!! more

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D21 Performance | Warrior

warrirorThe Festival success story, Warrior, by Jennifer Adam, returns for two nights only with Euan Brockie, Deborah Whyte and John Love.

Warrior follows the story of Evan, a young lad seemingly filled with hate, but as always what we project online isn’t the full picture. If you missed it this summer, now is your chance!



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The Thrive Archive | Live art project

A special event will be taking place in Gallery 1 of St Margaret’s in early January.  Combining a musical performance by the Edinburgh Youth Gathering Band, projections from Mettje Hunneman and contributed artworks as part of curator and artist Jan Bee Brown‘s The Thrive Archive.

All will be made welcome on Sunday 4 January – so come along, get involved and contribute your own ideas about home, family and community to this heart-warming project.


Order tickets via Eventbrite.

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Christmas performance | Discover 21

Xmas and JoyAre you in need of an antidote to panto? Join us for some Christmas tragedy!

Down to their last penny, once-successful sisters Rosemary and Violet prepare for the festive season in their dingy basement home. Trapped by their poverty and their past, Rosemary is beginning to fear the steps she might have to take to protect her beloved sister from the world outside…

Comfort & Joy
Written by Jen McGregor
Directed by Dave McFarlane
Starring Debbie Cannon and Angela Milton

This is a development run, open to D21 members and their guests. Tickets are free for existing members, and guests can be signed in for £1. If you need your spirits raised afterwards, stay for mulled wine and mince pies!

Dates: 18th and 19th December
Time: Doors open at 7.30, show starts at 8pm.
Running time: 50 minutes (approx)
Price: Free for D21 Club members, £1 for guests.

Email discover21@gmail.com to book!

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