FHU Theatre- Live in Scotland

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Cliff and Brandyn at the Fringe

FHU theatre faculty attending the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, August 2022.

All the World's a Stage

and in 2023, FHU students will have an opportunity to see just how true that really is as they perform at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland!

The Edinburgh Fringe Festival began in 1947 and has since grown to a 25-day event with more than 55,000 performances of 3,500 different shows. This is the largest arts festival in the world, and FHU is excited to be a part of it! Working with FHU faculty, our students will create, rehearse and perform an original work of theatre in Scotland, promoting their work in the city. Students will also have the opportunity to observe professional theatre and interact with artists from around the world.

August 1-13, 2023

A group of 16 FHU students, faculty, and staff will travel to Edinburgh Scotland and perform for an international audience.

TheFeed-SquareLogoFull-colorThe group will perform an original work, THE FEED, created by FHU faculty and students in the fall of 2022. 

Benefits

  • mind-broadening experience of international travel and performance
  • hands-on learning about theatre
  • personal development relating to international travel
  • exploring Scotland’s beautiful capital Edinburgh and the surrounding area.

Cost

$2,800 for each student traveler. Payment plans and fund raising opportunities are available for all travelers.

How To Get Involved

This experience is open to all FHU students enrolled during the 2022-2023 academic year. Both theatre majors and non-majors my apply.

Here's the Process!

  1. Read this information form, then contact either Cliff Thompson or Brandyn Graves with any questions.
  2. Complete this application form.
  3. Select a person to provide insights into your travel experience and maturity. They will complete the "Character Reference Form." You'll submit your reference's name when you fill out the application form above.
  4. Plan to attend the auditions and interviews scheduled for October 3-4 in the Black Box Theatre.

 

consider sponsoring a student

The cost of travel and theatre production are built into the trip cost. Students will be covering the majority of the expenses but need your help to fund this once-in-a- lifetime opportunity.
Consider sponsoring a student for $2,000 We are looking for sponsors for 15 students.

Make a contribution today. Visit fhu.edu/liveinscotland.

Contact cthompson@fhu.edu for more information.