Contributing Critic –

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Theatre Scotland is currently looking for several contributing critics who will assist in reviewing productions at this year’s Edinburgh Festival. We have been inundated with reviewing requests for productions playing this years fringe. Therefore, we are looking for someone with availablity till the end of August who has a good knowledge of theatre or perhaps even reviewing theatre. Depending on demand and if the candidate wishes, critics may be asked to continue to cover theatre productions in Edinburgh after this year’s fringe

Theatre Scotland is currently a non-profit organisation therefore all roles are non-paid.

Reviewing experience is not essential as training and feedback can be provided.

If you are interested in this position please email our editor at