Stories from the Cells – Crime and Punishment

Explore crime and punishment at Dunbar Town House Museum and Gallery as we use theatre to tell the dramatic stories of those who worked or were imprisoned here!

Stories from the Cells – Crime and Punishment

About Stories from the Cells – Crime and Punishment

Come and explore crime and punishment at Dunbar Town House Museum and Gallery. We will be bring the cells back to life and use theatre to tell the dramatic stories of those who worked here or were imprisoned! This is a fantastic opportunity to see parts of this historically significant building that are only usually available by tour.

Come and try out our drop-in sound effects activity or make a booking for the theatre piece. Pre booking essential for performances at 7.15pm and 8pm.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Stories from the Cells – Crime and Punishment are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Dunbar Town House Museum and Gallery or Festival of Museums: Edinburgh & Lothians

Ghost Hunt Experience

Ghost Hunt Experience

15th September 2018
Join the Scottish Ghost Nights team as they seek out the spirits of the 17th Century Dunbar Town House on 15th September!

Talks and Lectures Events you might like...

Shipwrecked Concepts and Washed-up Things
Shipwrecked Concepts and Washed-up Things
26th May 2018
City Art Centre, Edinburgh Old Town
Join Professor Tim Ingold in this talk on the work of Robert Callender at City Art Centre on 26th May!
Plastic Man: Short Film Screening, Talk and Q&A
Plastic Man: Short Film Screening, Talk and Q&A
30th May 2018
City Art Centre, Edinburgh Old Town
The City Art Centre is screening Plastic Man to complement the exhibition 'Robert Callender : Plastic Beach …poetry of the everyday' followed by a talk & Q&A.
A Great Adventure
A Great Adventure
4th June 2018
Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh West
Ailsa Clarke takes a look at the experiences of the members of the Scottish Women's Hospitals in Serbia during the First World War.

History Events you might like...

Arthur’s Secrets
Arthur’s Secrets
29th May 2018
Holyrood Park, Edinburgh East
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Gun Salutes 2018
Gun Salutes 2018
2nd June 2018
Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh Old Town
Check here for a full list of gun salutes throughout the year at Edinburgh Castle.
Arthur’s Secrets - Sunday Specials
Arthur’s Secrets - Sunday Specials
3rd June 2018
Holyrood Park, Edinburgh Old Town
Come along for a Sunday special guided walk and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past, created by fire & ice.

Nights Out Events you might like...

TTWM: Sonars, Wuh Oh and Teek
TTWM: Sonars, Wuh Oh and Teek
25th May 2018
Sneaky Petes, Edinburgh Old Town
Through The Wire Music presents: music from Glasgow, Edinburgh, Brighton and Bergamo with Sonars, Wuh Oh and TEEK at Sneaky Pete's on 25th May.
Rab C Nesbitt ~ Comedy Night
Rab C Nesbitt ~ Comedy Night
25th May 2018
The Telford Arms, Edinburgh West
Don't miss an hilarious tribute to Rab C Nesbitt from comedy entertainer Gordon Smart on 25th May at The Telford Arms!
Rubix Cube Party Night
Rubix Cube Party Night
25th May 2018
Village Hotel Edinburgh, Stockbridge and Canonmills
It's Rubix Cube Party Night at the Village Hotel Edinburgh on 25th May, so come along and dance the night away at our fantastic 80's disco.

Theatre Events you might like...

Hidden Door Festival 2018
Hidden Door Festival 2018
25th May 2018 - 3rd Jun 2018
Leith
Hidden Door returns to Leith, for 10 days and nights of live music, theatre, visual art, film, dance, spoken word, late-night DJs and special events.
Giovanni Pernice - Born to Win
Giovanni Pernice - Born to Win
26th May 2018
Howden Park Centre, Livingston
'Strictly Come Dancing' finalist, Giovanni Pernice, returns to the stage with a bang in his brand new show 'Born to Win'.
Toddler Room
Toddler Room
27th May 2018 - 1st Jun 2018
National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh Old Town
Toddler Room is a beautiful dance show, a magical and sensory experience for the very young, full of wonder and special discoveries.

Find other events in Edinburgh

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

Sunshine On Leith
The essential Scottish musical returns to the King’s Theatre for the first time since 2010 in a brand-new production!
Hidden Door Festival 2018
Hidden Door returns to Leith, for 10 days and nights of live music, theatre, visual art, film, dance, spoken word, late-night DJs and special events.
Curious About Edinburgh
Have fun discovering Edinburgh with two self-guided, heritage walks and optional treasure hunt with Curious About!
Scottish Dancing in Princes Street Gardens
Come along and spend summer evenings dancing to live music in the open air with the Princes Street Gardens Dancers!
Wicked
WICKED, the West End and Broadway musical phenomenon returns to the Edinburgh Playhouse from 8th May - 9th June 2018!

Advertise With Us

Advertise With Us

Looking to reach new customers? We offer a variety of advertising options with prices starting from just £30 per month!

Click here to find out more »