Borderline is a multi-award-winning Scottish touring theatre company founded in 1974. One of Scotland’s foremost and longest running touring theatre companies, we have an established track record of 41 years for presenting memorable theatre experiences of the highest quality and delivering entertainment with substance. We celebrate innovative new writing and reimagined revivals of plays that Scotland hasn’t seen, touring the finest of Scottish theatre across all areas of the country and beyond.

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Recent Work

Uncanny Valley premiered at Edinburgh International Science Festival 2016. Written by Rob Drummond and Directed by Emily Reutlinger, Uncanny Valley is an interactive piece of theatre exploring Artificial Intelligence aimed at 8 – 12 year olds (and their parents).

★★★★ “this fine and timely piece of interactive theatre for audiences aged eight and over deserves a long life, and an interesting one.” //   THE SCOTSMAN,  Joyce McMillan

★★★★ “this cannily crafted show is a gift to teachers, going where many young minds are keen to explore. It should be out on tour.” //  THE HEARLD,  Mary Brennan

Uncanny Valley is available to tour to theatres and schools from Spring 2016, should you be interested please email lauren.mclay@ayrgaiety.co.uk


An interactive show for 8 – 12 year olds will premiere at Edinburgh International Science Festival this March.

Tues 29 March // 2.30pm
Wed 30 March // 2.30pm + 7pm
Thur 31 March // 10.30am + 2.30pm 

Dissection Room, Summerhall



Borderline Theatre Company
c/o Gaiety Theatre
Carrick Street

Tel: 01292 288235 (option 7)
Email: enquiries@borderlinetheatre.co.uk

Scottish Registered Company: SC064588
Scottish Registered Charity: SC000564

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