Running over the week of Wednesday14th to Saturday 19th February 2022.
The Youth Festival of 3 plays will take place on Thursday the 17th of Febuary Doors 18:30 for a 19:00 start.
The Open Festival of 4 plays will take place of SATURDAY the 19th of Febuary Doors 17:30 for an 18:00 start.
This will be the venue for the Edinburgh District Open and Youth festivals
This striking Category B listed pink sandstone church was converted into a theatre in the 1960s and over nearly 50 years has gained an established reputation as one of Scotland’s leading non-professional theatres. As well as being home to many of Edinburgh’s amateur theatrical companies, it is a popular venue for the annual Edinburgh Festival. The Church Hill Theatre will be reopening in the New Year. The capacity of the theatre will not be reduced. All 345 seats will be available.
We are delighted to have secured the services of Mr Ben Humphrey (GODA) as our adjudicator, Ben adjudicated our last festivals and it seems fitting he takes this role in our first after lockdown, A well respected person among the drama fraternity Ben is
currently the Senior Creative Consultant for the National Trust of
Scotland and Artistic Director of Tortive Theatre. And is also very busy
as an adjdcator both in scotland and all over the UK and is in so mutch demand that he has already bookings for the 2024 season .