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2013 at house

2013 at house

In this, our final blog for 2013, Katie and Sarah look back on the year’s activities at house. The start of 2013 was when we seemed to really …More »

I’ll show you mine

I’ll show you mine

A couple of weeks ago, artist Bryony Kimmings issued a challenge. After writing a long, angry and extraordinarily honest blog post about artists and money, she concluded with …More »

in it together by Gavin Stride

in it together by Gavin Stride

There is a story told, i think, about Sibelius in which he was asked ‘How come all your friends are bankers and financiers rather than artists’ Sibelius thought …More »

Sparking discussion

Sparking discussion

For me, one of the most exciting things about theatre – whether or not I personally like a particular show – is its ability to spark discussion. But …More »

Building Audiences

Building Audiences

On her Guardian blog over the weekend, Lyn Gardner asked ‘Should theatre fund audiences and not just artists?’ Of course, the two are not mutually exclusive, and Lyn …More »

Use Full Buildings…

Use Full Buildings…

This week we held our third “programmers day” – which, unlike the first, isn’t just for our venue programmers anymore. In fact, Tuesday’s day had the widest range …More »

September news from house

September news from house

Welcome to September edition of the house newsletter. We hope that you all had a good summer. house in Edinburgh What a busy time we had during the …More »

House in Edinburgh

House in Edinburgh

5 days, 35 programmers and over 2000 shows to choose from; the conundrum faced by us as house, on taking the lead of the organisation of the Edinburgh …More »

August news from house

August news from house

Welcome to the August instalment of the house newsletter. As a new month dawns we look towards visiting the Edinburgh Festival, the upcoming house tours, and what we’ve …More »

What can we do about touring? Fuel Report

What can we do about touring? Fuel Report

The landscape for touring theatre in the UK is increasingly challenging, for artists, producers and venues alike. This report, commissioned by theatre producers Fuel, explores what might be …More »