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Date posted: 13th Oct 2017

Claire’s kids have fled the nest. The hole this leaves in her life brings on a crippling fear of flying. Her fear has bled into most things now. Her life is becoming smaller. Her husband Pete works on the rigs and is due to retire soon. He thinks Claire’s been dealing…...

Hysteria!

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Date posted: 6th Oct 2017

Someone. Somewhere near here. Near or maybe not that near. But never that far away. Straightens their bunny ears and refuses to smile. Presses Retweet. Joins a sea of pussy hats. Gets through another day. Thie PPP runs the week beginning 9th October, featuring our client, Annie Grace. More information can be found…...

The Sunshine Ghost

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Date posted: 29th Sep 2017

A new musical from Andy Cannon and Richard Ferguson, directed by Ken Alexander. The Sunshine Ghost tells the wonderfully comic story of the acquisition of Castle MacKinnon by a love-struck billionaire and property tycoon for his fiancé, ‘Astrobeth’ - Hollywood’s favourite astrologer. Featuring Neshla Caplan and Barrie…...

Curious Shoes

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Curious Shoes explores a new performance approach, devised by Magdalena Schamberger, Artistic Director of Hearts & Minds. Specially created for an audience of people living with dementia and their families and carers, it is a unique…
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Love and Death in Govan and Hyndland

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Ivan is a writer with a deadline but he’s blocked. Ten years ago to the day his mother passed and a phone call from his brother has him reliving the last chaotic months of her life. He reviews his own journey from deepest Govan to the privileged nirvana of…...

Come To Where I’m From

Date posted: 26th Sep 2017

Morna Young has been one of just four writers chosen to represent Aberdeen in the Paines Plough event tonight which will map Britain's most talented voices. Tickets can be bought from the APA Website. Since 2010, writers from across the UK have returned to their home towns…...

The Story of the Little Gentleman

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Date posted: 21st Sep 2017

All the Little Gentleman wants is a friend… A friend he can sit in the sun with and listen to the birds A friend to walk with and share his cookies But nobody seems to like the Little Gentleman and nobody wants to be his friend... Featuring our…...

Rocket Post

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Date posted: 14th Sep 2017

Based on a true story. July, 1934. The Western Isles. A small crowd stand on a beach and watch in amazement. Eccentric German scientist Gerhard Zucker tells them he wants to bring the world together. The future is about communication. The future is about connection. The future is… ROCKETS!…...

Scotland On Demand

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Date posted: 13th Sep 2017

Adura has been working with Scotland On Demand, a fantastic new talent development opportunity for emerging minority ethnic writers and creative producers to create a 10-minute scripted pilot for digital broadcast, supported by Sky Drama and Creative Scotland. Over five months Scotland on Demand has supported Adura and two…...

Up to Speed

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Up to Speed is a funny, moving and captivating tale about a boy and a girl and what it’s like to be the odd one out. Have you ever met a person who is a little unusual? Someone whose mind seems to work a bit differently? Who surprises you?…...

The Steamie

Date posted: 12th Sep 2017

THE STEAMIE is back and we have the wonderful Fiona Wood as Doreen and Louise Montgomery covering Dolly and Mrs Culfeathers. More information about the show can be found on the website and click here for the recent 4* review in The Stage....

The Witches of West Fife

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Date posted: 11th Sep 2017

Having fled the witchprickers of Fife and with the new king on a mission to spread witchhunting to England, Lilyan begs her friend Shakespeare not to include witches in his latest play. Meanwhile, Isobel, Mags and Janet – struggling with cloaks and fakes noses in a new production of…...

Six Black Candles

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Date posted: 8th Sep 2017

On a cold, dark, windy winters’ night in Glasgow, six sisters gather to take revenge by witchcraft on Caroline’s two-timing husband. Six black candles, one black affronted Maw, two gallons of vodka, one crazy old Irish Granny, a pile of burning boxer shorts, a pentangle and a not forgetting,…...

August: Osage County – Dundee Rep

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Date posted: 20th Aug 2017

This Scottish Premiere is the winner of the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and Tony Award for Best Play. Tracy Letts’ August: Osage County then went on to be a major film with an all-star cast including Meryl Streep and Ewan McGregor. When alcoholic patriarch Beverly Weston mysteriously goes…...

SCRIBBLE – Assembly Roxy Downstairs

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Date posted: 19th Aug 2017

David James Kirkwood will perform in SCRIBBLE on 26th August 2017. Bran flakes, anxiety and gravity. The smallest moments in history. The largest events in the universe. Blink and you'll miss it. This scribble from your chest. New writing about mental health and supernovas from Andy Edwards,…...

Butterfly Kiss (including The Day I found the Blues)

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Date posted: 15th Aug 2017

Butterfly Kiss by Dave Anderson, including The Day I Found The Blues Featuring Christina Strachan It’s a world of rock’n’roll, “teenagers”, burgeoning consumerism, rampant hormones, lazy daytimes gazing into rock pools, love of all things American, and A Girl. Not The Girl he’s left behind and whom he’s…...

Locker Room Talk – Edinburgh Festival

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Date posted: 12th Aug 2017

During his controversial presidential campaign, Donald Trump regularly made statements considered by many to be misogynistic and offensive. Can such sexually abusive rhetoric really be accepted as mere locker room talk? Is he simply an individual, or one who speaks to a silent majority? Might it be that our…...

2017 BBC Writers Room – Adura Onashile

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Date posted: 10th Aug 2017

 Adura Onashile has been selected as one of 20 writers on the 2017 BBC Writersroom Drama Room scheme. The Drama Room is a six-month scheme which offers targeted training and development including workshops, masterclasses, introductions and networking events, the aim of which is to encourage and develop…...

The Empty Charcoal Box

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Oran Mor's hugely popular Play, Pie and Pint returns for it's Autumn season on 28th August 2017, opening with The Empty Charcoal Box by Stuart Hepburn and featuring James Mackenzie. “The Empty Charcoal Box” is the tragi-comic story of Billy Brewster and his two best friends, Eddie and…...

Still Game – Series 8

Date posted: 9th Aug 2017

Filming has begun on Series 8 of the smash hit BBC Scotland comedy STILL GAME. We have several clients filming guest roles this season... more details to follow!...