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Rain Rain Go away

14th June 2012

After a week of crossed fingers and setting up in the rain, with the acrobats using every dry moment to get out onto the rig, the unthinkable happened… we had to cancel the dress rehearsal due to


Pushing the boat out

13th June 2012

This week has been a bit of a whirlwind!
We had hoped to be able to rehearse on the rig and in the performance space all week, but because of the weather we’ve been hold up in


Rainy Monday

11th June 2012

After a long wet morning, the Rig is up outside the NT, thanks again to Bryan and Jo from High Performance Rigging for their help. ow fingers crossed for the rest of the week’s weather!



Ready to go again

9th June 2012

Today we made the familiar trip to the Hangar Arts Trust to collect the Square Peg rig and take it to the National Theatre ready for next week’s performances.

Aislinn’s van is packed and ready to go!


Cathedral Windows

8th June 2012

Square Peg have been enjoying rehearsing at the National Theatre. We’ve had some great sessions with Budgie, one of the NT voice coaches which has been fabulous and we’ve been in Cathedral Windows working to bring Nikolaj


Warm Welcome

6th June 2012

Huge Thanks to Angus MacKechnie, James Pigeon and everyone else at the National Theatre for such a warm welcome and for our fantastic t-shirts


Going National with People at Play

1st June 2012

For the next few performances of Rime, Tomos James, JD Broussé and Hazel Lam will not be performing with us due to previous commitments, so Square Peg will be working with the fantastic Nikolaj Monk Nielson and


Summerhall’s Edinburgh Festival Programme announced

30th May 2012


Summerhall’s hip new venue doubles its offering

By Tim Cornwell
Published on Wednesday 30 May 2012 00:22


THE New Jersey writer and performer Jillian Lauren scored a world best-seller with her book on life in a


Flying visit to Edinburgh

28th April 2012

A couple of phone calls and all of a sudden I was on a plane to Edinburgh.
Things certainly do move quickly sometimes.

On Wednesday I visited Rupert Tompson and Pete Searl, respectively the Program director and


Critical Acclaim – first review

16th April 2012

So here it is: the first review of Rime in “This is Cabaret” by Jackie Le 

Roundhouse and Jackson’s Lane associate company Square Peg premieres its first full-length show as part of the 2012 CircusFest. Rime