Student Fringe Festival show rehearsals in full swing at Granton Campus

Rehearsals for a Fringe Festival drama production which showcases upcoming talent from across Scotland’s colleges are in full swing at Granton Campus. ‘Propeller’ – co-created by The Network Ensemble, The Scottish Drama Training Network (SDTN) and award-winning director Caitlin Skinner – will be performed by eight acting students at Edinburgh’s Pleasance Theatre for the duration…

Prize Giving 2018: Anthony O’Neill

Nineteen-year-old Anthony O’Neill first came to college to study Accountancy but something wasn’t quite adding up. After completing his HNC in Accountancy, Anthony decided to swap numbers for scripts and follow his true passion by enrolling on the NC Acting and Theatre Performance course at PASS. Anthony is the recipient of this year’s Karen Gillan Award…

Outlandish outfits and dynamic dance bring artworks to life

Compelling costumes and choreography inspired by the work of acclaimed artist Jenny Saville will be part of a one-off performance by Edinburgh College’s Dance students at a major Edinburgh gallery this weekend. Fragments & Gestures: Performing Jenny Saville will feature BA (Hons) Dance students from the college wearing outfits designed by Performance Costume Masters students…

Dance For All Auditions

Dance For All Auditions

Dance For All College Auditions 26th March 2018 10 am Application required For pupils, 15yrs+ / S4 & up who are serious about becoming a professional dancer, choreographer or dance teacher, Dance For All are holding their college Auditions on 26th March. Download the application form and find out more about the course:  http://www.danceforall.co.uk/auditions/ Auditions will be held at Dance For All’s studios…

Edinburgh College Creative Industries students get tips from the top

Edinburgh College was a hub of creative activity as it welcomed some of the country’s top professionals to its sixth annual Creative Industries Employability Day. Creative juices were flowing at the college’s Granton Campus and Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS) theatre, where students had an opportunity to get career advice from guest speakers from across…

Edinburgh College students and graduates bring Elizabethan theatre costume to Stirling

Edinburgh College Costume students have delved into a Shakespearean world of farthingales and ruffs to launch an exhibition of Elizabethan inspired stage costumes. Elizabethan Costumes for Theatre Performance, an exhibition by Edinburgh College Theatre Costume students, arrived at the Macrobert Arts Centre in Stirling this week. The exhibition features 13 historically themed costumes, inclusive of undergarments and…

Dance For All Open Day

Are you thinking about a career in Dance? Dance For All will be hosting an open day on 28th November 2017. With an interactive day packed full of workshops, talks and demonstrations, Dance For All invite young dancers (15yrs+) to immerse themselves in a day-in-the-life at Dance For All. Spaces are limited and registration is required. …

PASS open day 2017

Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS) are having an open day this December 2017. There will be workshops, information on courses and a chance to see the state-of-the-art facilities we have on campus. Granton campus 13 December 2017 10am – 1pm There will be a dance performance of First Footing at 2 pm. Come along if…

Dance Auditions 2018 – 2019 Courses

PASS will be holding auditions at our Granton Campus for both NC and HNC Dance along with BA(Hons) Dance on the following dates. NC Performing Arts: Dance / HNC Dance Monday 8 January 2018 | 10 am Monday 12 February 2018 | 10 am Monday 30 April 2018 | 10 am Tuesday 19 June 2018 | 10 am BA(Hons) Dance…

200 south-east Scotland school pupils complete academies programme

Two hundred school pupils from across Edinburgh, the Lothians and the Borders are celebrating after completing a pioneering academies programme to boost their education and employment prospects. The students studied at academies in the South East Scotland Academies Partnership (SESAP), which gives them experience of college, university and the workplace while still at school. The…