Here we GLOW… Edinburgh College creative students launch annual festival

Edinburgh College’s creative students are ready to take over the city with a number of unique performances and exhibitions taking place at venues across the capital as part of the annual Glow Festival. The students kicked off Glow with preview performances at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery last night. Glow, the culmination of a year’s…

The Voice and Contemporary Text with Ros Steen

The Voice and Contemporary Text with Ros Steen

Come along to a two-day event to research and develop your voice with Nadine George Voice Work®. There is an event in February and another in May. 9 & 10 February 2019 11 & 12 May 2019 10.30am – 5.30pm Edinburgh College Granton Campus 140 West Granton Road, EH5 1QE Edinburgh College student/staff £60 per…

PASS Open Day 2018

Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS) are having an open day this December 2018. There will be workshops, information on courses, a chance to see the state-of-the-art facilities and a dance performance. Granton campus 19 December 2018 10am – 1pm Come along if you are interested in: Acting Costume Dance Make-Up Artistry Musical Theatre Technical Theatre…

PASS Auditions for 2019/20 Courses

PASS will be holding auditions at our Granton Campus for both NC Performing Arts: Dance, HND Dance, HND Musical Theatre and BA (Hons) Dance. NC Performing Arts: Dance / HND Dance / HND Musical Theatre Monday 10 December 2018 | 10 am Monday 14 January 2019 | 10 am Monday 11 March 2019 | 10 am BA(Hons)…

Faces of Glow – Jill McKirdy

HND Acting and Performance student Jill McKirdy will be performing The Riots, written by Gillian Slovo, as part of this year’s Glow festival. Jill will join her fellow students in the verbatim and political performance which builds a real-time picture of the London riots of summer 2011. She told us about her about her experience…

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…

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…

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…

Siobhan Redmond joins college graduates in the cast of Mark Thomson’s Snowflake at the Pleasance

  Award-winning Scottish theatre, television and film actress Siobhan Redmond joined rehearsals at Edinburgh College’s Performing Arts Studio Scotland (PASS) Theatre to collaborate with students on a new play at the Fringe, Snowflake. Siobhan joined three HND Acting and Performance graduates from Edinburgh College, Mirren Wilson, Harvey Reid and Shyvonne Ahmad, who are also part…

Glow festival ready to light up the city

Edinburgh College’s Glow festival 2017 is about to illuminate the city with a two-month celebration of students’ creative talents. Almost 1,000 students from the college’s creative industries courses will take over city arts venues for performances and exhibitions, showing the work they have been doing over the last year. ​Glow runs until 16 June, with…

Glow photo exhibition at Creative Exchange

To celebrate the launch of Glow festival​, which runs from 27 April-16 June, there will be an exhibition of Glow images taken by BA Professional Photography students  Susan Williamson & Becca Davidson. The exhibition is at the Creative Exchange ​​(29 Constitution Street, Leith EH6 7BS), until 9 May. Students from all the creative industries departments…