Did you know that the King’s Theatre Edinburgh draws 90,000 people every year and is one of Scotland’s oldest and most historic theatres?

Sadly, the ‘Grand Old Lady of Leven Street’ is in dire need of redevelopment and upgrading to ensure that we don’t lose her cultural, theatrical and architectural significance.

 

King's Theatre Edinburgh Exterior

Image By LA Media  ‘Exterior of the King’s Theatre Edinburgh’ 

LA Media was engaged to create a corporate film that would help achieve this. The brief was to create a corporate film that would tell the King’s story and explain why these improvements are so important to a modern audience.

 

King's Theatre Edinburgh Stage

Image By LA Media  ‘Time-Lapse of Setting up Scenery’ 

The film had to bring the warmth of good memories together with an exciting look forward to the future relationship the King’s will have with audiences and performers.

 

Image By LA Media  ‘Staircase Inside the King’s Theatre Edinburgh’ 

More importantly, it had to create an effective call to action to help foster support and investment for the redevelopment. The film was to be used as a visual asset to support a wider campaign to generate awareness and engagement with the project.

 

Image By LA Media  ‘Grant Stott Ready to Make an Entrance’ 

With the help of the talented presenter and on-air radio personality Grant Stott, who has a close affinity with the theatre and many years experience working on productions there, we created an editorial structure that would tell the story both with passion and clarity.

 

Image By LA Media  ‘Grant Stott Interviewing’ 

From scripting, filming, editing, organising interviews, production management, location management to music composition we kept this project strictly in-house.

We even got to fly one of our drones inside the auditorium, which was pretty kick-ass and created beautiful footage we were able

 

Image By LA Media  ‘The Cast Taking a Bow’ 

To find out more in-depth detail about this project please see our case study on the project. Please watch and share to show your support for Edinburgh’s cultural and historic heritage.

 

Corporate Film By LA Media  

Presenter:  Grant Stott

Script and Concept:  L.A. Media

Producer and Director:  Jude Lightbody

DOP:  Danny Bonnar

Editor / Original Music Composition:  Mike Jameson

 

 

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