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Dates: Tuesday 29th October to Saturday 2nd November (Note the earlier date this year)

Location: Festival Theatre 

Please put the dates in your diaries now for Autumn programme planning.

Main Gang Auditions

WANTED!! – Enthusiastic young people from South East Scotland Scouts and Girlguiding Edinburgh to join the Main Gang this year.

Sunday 21st April – St Anne’s Church, Kaimes Road. 

South East Scotland Scouts

Scouts aged 10 and 11 years old.

1.45pm – 3.00pm


Scouts aged 12+ years and Explorer Scouts.

2.45pm – 4.00pm


Girlguiding Edinburgh

Guides aged 10 and 11 years old.

3.45pm – 5.00pm


Guides aged 12+ years old and Rangers.

4.45pm – 6.00pm


Details on how to register for the MAIN GANG auditions will be in the April newsletter along with full details about the JUNIOR GANG (Cub Scouts and Brownies) auditions. 

Can You Help Publicise Edinbuegh Gang Show?

Join the Marketing Team!

The Edinburgh Gang Show is one of the biggest annual amateur theatrical events in Scotland and the largest Gang Show in the UK. A lot of work goes into promoting this very exciting and dynamic activity for young people in Scouts and Girlguiding and in 2024 we want to involve more people to help us achieve our box office targets.

We are looking for enthusiastic, creative, committed, and talented people to help review, refresh and develop the marketing and publicity of the Edinburgh Gang Show over the next year.

Please get in touch if you have experience in or capacity to assist with;

  • Copywriting.
  • Working with the press/media.
  • Corporate sponsorship.
  • Social Media content creation.
  • Website management.
  • Photography/Videography.
  • Market research/project management.

This opportunity is open to Explorer Scouts, Rangers, Scout Network, Leaders with an interest in performing arts and marketing.

Please contact Scott Walker via to express interest or to ask questions.