EGTG

The Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group, or EGTG, has been putting on theatre productions in Edinburgh for over 60 years and has established its place as one of the city’s most respected amateur companies. With a reputation for tackling challenging contemporary work, in recent years, EGTG has mounted productions of plays by Mark Ravenhill, Abi Morgan, Patrick Marber, Martin McDonagh and Caryl Churchill, as well as innovative productions of Shakespeare and other classics.

EGTG was founded in 1954 by some Edinburgh University alumni who were former members of the University Dramatic Society. Since then, the original members have been joined or replaced by fresh generations of talent. The University connection has been retained though, and we still meet in the Grads Association rooms at 18 Buccleuch Place.

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A historical illustration of the transformation of Dr Jekyll into Mr Hyde

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, or, A Mis-spent Life: a Drama in Four Actsby George F. Fish , Luella Forepaugh , Robert Louis Stevenson Wed 28 Oct, 19:30 via Zoom We are continuing our series of virtual table reads in Halloween week, when we would have been presenting Tracy Letts’ Bug, with a suitably melodramatic … Continue reading Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Six people sat reading scripts in a line.

Virtual table-read

Our rehearsal rooms may be quieter than usual at this time of year, but we still have some theatrical activity for you to get involved in as we’re arranging a virtual table-read for Monday 10th August at 7:30pm. The EGTG committee have chosen a selection of classical works to perform digitally in the months when … Continue reading Virtual table-read