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Five Minute Theatres streams on stv.tv from 6pm to midnight this evening with sixty five-minute plays concerning the theme of protest – and Scottish folk singer-songwriter Karine Polwart’s contribution looks set to be a highlight.
This evening’s Five Minute Theatre on stv.tv sees sixty five-minute productions concerning the theme of protest – with Gone (A Civic Protest) protesting against the demolition of the Civic Theatre and the extended closure of the Gaiety Theatre in Ayr, while also relating to other wider arts issues of the time.
For its theme of protest, the CurvebALL Collective have decided upon a piece for Five Minute Theatre that celebrates the uniqueness of women - and which will be performed live in Glasgow's George Square.
After the success of the first year, Five Minute Theatre is back, this time in a more focused way, and only for six hours at a time
How do you celebrate your fifth birthday when you are the most radical National Theatre in the world?
stv.tv is partnering again with the National Theatre of Scotland for Five Minute Theatre, and will be live-streaming 60 short productions during the evening of May 1 – this time focusing on the theme of ‘protest’ and promising a wide variety of colourful performances showcasing Scottish theatre.
24 hours that everyone involved will never forget came to a rousing conclusion with applause from the National Theatre of Scotland, who commissioned the whole event, for everyone who had taken part.
The National Theatre of Scotland is celebrating its fifth birthday by streaming 235 back-to-back five-minute long theatre pieces online for 24 hours. Project manager Marianne Maxwell spoke to The Hour about the event.
A third-year secondary student will present her play The Box of Chocolates to a global audience as part of the National Theatre of Scotland’s 24 hour theatre-fest.
The work of a Scottish writer has been transformed onto the stage as a Primary School shines in the NTS Five Minute Theatre project.
The Five Minute Theatre project was a “great experience” for inspired Stagecoach theatre students.
The mother-to-be gives an honest account of the life growing inside her and the social expectations of motherhood that loom over her.
Stories or phrases from women asylum seekers or refugees living in Glasgow were amalgamated into a five minute piece of theatre for the National Theatre of Scotland.
Primary school children from Lanarkshire will showcase the underlying issues of sectarianism as part of the National Theatre of Scotland’s 24 hour midsummer celebration.
It's a busy fortnight for Sean Biggerstaff, who played Oliver Wood in the early Harry Potter films; the premiere of the final film, playing with his band at T in the Park, and appearing in one of the National Theatre of Scotland's Five Minute Theatre performances
24 hr live stream on stv.tv will bring over 200 pieces of theatre to a world wide audience in collaboration with the National Theatre of Scotland's Five Minute Theatre celebration
STV has thrown its considerable digital presence behind the National Theatre of Scotland's Five Minute Theatre scheme to bring it to as wide an audience as possible.