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 20 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
Our new production for 2014 is called Letters Home and is a co-production with Edinburgh International Book Festival. You'll find more information on our What's New page.
Our latest nomination!
We're delighted that our last show, Leaving Planet Earth has been nominated for a Critics Award for Theatre in Scotland in the Best Technical Presentation category. The winner will be announced at a very jolly 'do' in the Citizens Theatre, Glasgow, on the 8th June. If you'd like to come and celebrate with us and the rest of the nominees you'll find information on how to buy tickets at criticsawards.theatrescotland.com.
“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.