Grid Iron is a multi-award winning theatre company committed
to producing exciting new work in a variety of spaces and
locations. During the 18 years they have been producing
they have amassed 27 awards and a further 19 nominations
covering all aspects of their work from acting, writing and use
of music to design, stage management and technical excellence.
"Grid Iron is not just a Scottish national treasure but one of the companies that has shaped British theatre over the last 20 years." The Guardian
"We are fortunate in Scotland to have one of the best exponents of the site-specific genre in the world in Grid Iron." The Scotsman
"Grid Iron are surely now one of the most sophisticated site-specific theatre makers in Europe." The Times
"Grid Iron, one of Scotland's boldest and most influential groups of the last two decades." The Telegraph
We are working towards an exciting new project for 2014. Can't say much about it just now but we will just as soon as we can.
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Huxley's Lab, a co-production between Grid Iron and Lung Ha's Theatre Company in association with Edinburgh Festival Theatre
1st - 9th April 2010 - University of Edinburgh Informatics Forum as part of Edinburgh International Science Festival
- Critics' Awards for Theatre in Scotland - Best Ensemble
Barflies, adapted from stories by Charles Bukowski
7th – 31st August 2009 - Edinburgh Festival
- Scotsman Fringe First
- Herald Angel
Full list of awards
“Site-specific theatre is perhaps the most vigorously disciplined, and, when it’s good, exhilarating form of theatre you can come across. And when is it good? When Grid Iron does it.”
Photographs on this site are by various photographers including:
Janeanne Gilchrist, Keith Brame, Richard Campbell, Douglas Jones, Douglas McBride & Tim Morozzo.