“If you love someone you stick by them, no matter what happens. Because that’s the deal. Isn’t it?”
50-somethings Rob and Cathy are looking forward to reclaiming their own lives now that their daughter Nicola is grown-up and settled; but looming over them is a threat that could rip their future apart. Descent explores what happens as they try to hold on to each other – and themselves – in the face of early onset dementia.
Descent doesn’t flinch from the heartbreak they face, but it also celebrates the courage, the hope, the humanity – and even the humour – they bring to the fight.
This CATS award-nominated show stars two Brennan Artists clients, Greg Powrie and Wendy Seager. The tour begins in Greenock and ends in Mull on the 20th May.
David Ireland’s What The Animals Say comes to Oran Mor this June, and features BAA’s Kevin Lennon. The waiting room for the Stranraer to Belfast ferry. Two old schoolfriends bump into…Read More
BAA’s Ross Allan and Barrie Hunter are part of the cast of A-Z of Dundee, a brand new anarchic, fast-paced, (and mostly true) history of Dundee, touring a selection of venues…Read More
Yellow is the Colour of Sunshine is a charming new play about friends who learn to communicate about their feelings, and features BAA’s Connor Bryson. Award winning writer Brendan Murray…Read More
Written by Dave Anderson, Tír na nÓg comes to Oran Mor this May and features BAA’s Annie Grace. Tír na nÓg is “The Land Of The Young” in Celtic Mythology, where,…Read More
Written by BAA’s Simon Macallum , directed by Neil Leiper and featuring Natali McCleary and David McGowan, Cool Dads returns to Oran Mor this Spring, part of their season of the most popular…Read More
Scottish author Chris McQueer turns his attentions to the screen with this adaptation of his book Hings, coming to BBC iPlayer this April. Episode one, Sammy’s Bag of Whelks, features BAA’s…Read More