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Michelle McKay

I am a freelance Theatre Producer and have recently set up my own company, Genesis Theatre Productions Ltd

Stage One Producers Bursary Recipient
Previous recipient of the FST Producer Bursary Recipient (with Helen Milne Productions)

Founder and Producer of Page2Stage Edinburgh, co-founder of Blank Script Ltd who produce the Edinburgh International Improv Festival, KinkyFish Theatre Company and Kinkyfish Improv.

Current projects:
World premiere and Scottish tour of Men Don't Talk by Clare Prenton, in partnership with An Tobar and Mull Theatre, Mens Shed Association, Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival and Luminate. Page2Stage continues at the Scottish Storytelling Centre. I am also working on a few developments and a new musical penciled to premiere in Spring 2025.

Recent Projects:
Produced the world premiere of ChildMinder by Iain McClure, selling out the Traverse Theatre and The Byre. Co-Producer: MOVE by Disaster Plan. Move, Disaster Plan’s inaugural site-responsive open air show written and directed by Julia Taudevin, was a sell out hit at last year’s Ed Fest and is set to tour some of Scotland's most spectacular beaches this summer in partnership with Slung Low and the Traverse Theatre.
Producer: Lyceum Wonder Festival
Assistant Producer: Dance Base
Associate Producer: Army @ The Fringe working with Jordan Blackwood
Assistant Producer: Distance Remaining, Helen Milne Productions

I trained in Classical and Musical Theatre singing before moving into acting, performing extensively as a child in Scotland, later moving to London to continue my career. I honed my producing skills with Theatre503 in London as Resident Assistant Producer before moving back to Scotland in late 2018.
Address: 55 Tylers Acre Avenue, Edinburgh, EH12 7JE

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