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Martha – On Tour

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Date posted: 3rd Sep 2018

Brennan Artist Chris Alexander is currently out on the road with Martha, Catherine Wheels' highly successful stage show. A touching tale of trust and friendship, the story of Martha and the mischievous goose has been enjoyed by children and adults…...

Tap Dancing With Jean-Paul Sartre – A Play, A Pie and A Pint @ Oran Mor

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Kevin Lennon will be starring in James Runcie's Tap Dancing With Jean-Paul Sartre, one of the first plays in Oran Mor's A Play, A Pie and A Pint autumn season.

Mon, 10 September, 2018 — Sat, 15 September, 2018

By James Runcie | Directed By Marilyn…

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The Yellow On The Broom – Dundee Rep

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Brennan Artists Chiara Sparkes and Barry Hunter have just started their run in The Yellow on the Broom at Dundee Rep, which shows until 22nd September, then tours for one weekend at the MacRobert Arts Centre from Wednesday 26th September. Adapted from Betsy Whyte’s beloved autobiography, The Yellow…...

Irene Allan wins The Stage Edinburgh Award 2018 for Coriolanus Vanishes

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Date posted: 28th Aug 2018

The Stage Edinburgh Awards recognise outstanding performances at the Edinburgh Fringe and have been awarded throughout August, with winners including individual performers and entire ensembles. This year, Brennan Artist Irene Allan took home an award for her stunning performance in David Leddy's Coriolanus Vanishes - congratulations, Irene!  

How to be Both by Ali Smith – A Theatrical Exploration

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Date posted: 10th Aug 2018

Sat 18 Aug 16:30 - 18:00 Part of the Playing With Books series of events at the 2018 Edinburgh International Book Festival. Brave, innovative and multi award-winning, Ali Smith’s How to Be Both is the dual-narrative novel that confirms her as one of Britain’s most talented living writers. In this…...

Doctors of Philosophy by Muriel Spark

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Part of the Edinburgh International Book Festival. Sunday 19 August, 5.30pm Several of Spark’s novels have been adapted for theatre and film, but Doctors of Philosophy is the only one she wrote specially for the stage. In partnership with Edinburgh International Book Festival we present a rehearsed reading of…...

The Hidden – Visible Fictions

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Date posted: 7th Aug 2018

We’ve partnered with acclaimed Glasgow-based theatre company Visible Fictions to present a meticulously crafted dramatic interactive theatre experience, created by Dougie Irvine and Cameron Hall. Your mission, if you choose to accept it, is to crack the code! Someone is missing but have they left messages behind? Set in…...

Breakfast Plays: YOUTHQUAKE – Traverse Theatre

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Date posted: 3rd Aug 2018

World premiere youthquake noun A significant cultural, political or social change arising from the actions or influence of young people. Three young Scottish playwrights from the Traverse Young Writers’ group join forces with three leading British writers to explore a pressing question of our time: how can the younger generation…...

The Pieman Cometh – A Cautionary Football Tale

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Date posted: 1st Aug 2018

Alan Ledger didn't want the limelight and he didn't want the praise. Unfortunately, he often got one, but hardly ever got the other. Join Alan on his journey through the murky, monetary mayhem lurking behind the scenes of Scottish football, as he asks: 'Who is football for? Why do…...

Coriolanus Vanishes – Fire Exit @ Traverse

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A tense, suspenseful, edge-of-your-seat psychological thriller. Chris experienced three deaths, one after another. She's in prison awaiting trial. But she doesn’t exactly know why. From multi award-winning 'genius' (Scotsman), 'maverick' (Guardian) and 'Fringe institution' (Independent) David Leddy, creator of hits Last Bordello, Sub Rosa, Susurrus and Long Live Little…...

What Girls Are Made Of – Traverse Theatre

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In 1992 a schoolgirl from Fife was catapulted to a rock star life in an indie band. Touring with Radiohead, partying with Blur, she was living the dream. Until she wasn’t. Based on her teenage diaries, this is the true story of Cora Bissett’s rollercoaster journey from the girl…...

All the Lights Are On – Summerhall

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Typical Emmy, to turn brain cancer into a game! Her husband attempts to care for her, even as the illness eats away the woman he knows and loves, and her mother holds faith with internet voodoo and blueberry juice. But Emmy knows optimism is a false god and cancer…...

Aye, Elvis @ Guilded Balloon

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Joan is an Elvis impersonator with big dreams. With the regional heat of Ultimate Elvis approaching, Joan knows there's work to do. But Joan has The King inside – and The King always wins. Will she find her way to Graceland, to love and riches? Aye, Elvis is a…...

Janis Joplin Full Tilt – Assembly

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From multi-award winning writing/directing team BAA client Peter Arnott and director Cora Bissett, Full Tilt was a sensation at the 2014 Fringe, winning ‘Best Play’ from the Scottish Arts Club and ‘Best Female Musical Performance’ for its star, Angela Darcy. On stage a woman stands, the greatest rock singer…...

HANDFAST – Nutshell @ Summerhall

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Double Fringe First winners Nutshell return with this world premiere in a co-production with The Byre Theatre. The boiler’s broken, the owl with the rings is missing, the celebrant’s late and the band haven’t turned up. Can Mona and Geoff still tie the knot and live happily ever after?…...

Adam Smith – The Invisible Hand

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A dramatic representation of the life of Adam Smith, supported by Kirkcaldy 4 All. His friends, his enemies and the person who shaped his life, his mother, Margaret Smith. The play demonstrates how Adam Smith has been interpreted through the ages and why he’s still relevant now. Four actors…...

Off-Kilter – Dance Base/Studio 1

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Date posted: 30th Jul 2018

Internationally renowned visual theatre artist Ramesh Meyyappan returns with a dark, comedic, highly physical production incorporating illusions and masterful non-verbal storytelling. Joe Kilter has his own daily rituals – some even call it obsessive. But then a sudden change in his routine turns his world askew: Joe Kilter…...

The Greatest

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Date posted: 18th Jul 2018

Back by phenomenal demand! For one week only the hit show The Greatest returns to Òran Mór. If you missed it first time round come along and hear the tale about the Glaswegian who knocked out Muhammad Ali! Starring Louise Montgomery, the show runs at Òran Mór…...

Pride and Prejudice*(*Sort Of)

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Date posted: 11th Jul 2018

Catch Tori Burgess in this Tron/Blood of the Young production for a unique and colourful take on the definitive rom-com, Pride & Prejudice. Five vaguely familiar young women have a story to tell. You’ll have seen them, emptying the chamber pots and sweeping ash from the grate, the overlooked…...

CATS Shortlist!

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Date posted: 21st May 2018

Congratulations to our BAA clients who have been shortlisted for the upcoming CATS 2018! Ramesh Meyyappan for Best Actor in Off-Kilter. Angela Darcy and Barrie Hunter as part of Best Ensemble in August Osage County and Harry Ward in Rhinoceros. Peter Arnott for Best…...

The Isle of Love

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Date posted: 18th May 2018

THE ISLE OF LOVE opens this evening at Eden Court Theatre, Inverness for Right Lines Productions, starring Ross Allan, Amy McGregor and Kevin Lennon before touring Scotland until the 18th June. The Isle of Love is a bittersweet tale of love, loss, recovery and discovery infused with…...

Pitlochry Festival Theatre Summer Season

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Date posted: 5th May 2018

This year is an exciting season at Pitlochry. With BAA clients Deirdre Davis, Fiona Wood and David Rankine appearing in several of this season's new productions: Chicago! Runs from 25th May 2018. The Rise and Fall of Little Voice. Run begins 31st May 2018.…...

Witches Fae Easterhoose, Pavilion Theatre – New Dates

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Date posted: 4th May 2018

This rescheduled production features Joyce Falconer at the Pavilion Theatre from 18th October. 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…...

Celtic – The Musical, Pavilion Theatre – New Dates

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This rescheduled production of Celtic The Musical at Pavilion Theatre opens 5th September, featuring Morna Young and Harry Ward. Featuring the songs that have rung round Celtic Park over the years (performed by a live band), the show tells the amazing story of this legendary club. It…...

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Part One and Two

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Date posted: 26th Apr 2018

It has been announced that BAA client Ryan J Mackay will be appearing in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at Palace Theatre, London. Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a new play by Jack Thorne. It is the…...

Last Woman Left – RCS

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New graduates of the BA performance in British Sign Language and English course at RCS, Bea Webster and Connor Bryson feature in an RCS production, Last Woman Left. A community is under threat. Flood warnings have been issued and the government is urging an immediate evacuation. But…...

Where’s Lulu? Play, Pie and a Pint

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Two of our BAA clients, Romana Abercromby and Stephanie McGregor will be appearing in Play Pie and a Pint's "Where's Lulu?" beginning 30th April. With a number one in America and a TV series in the UK, at 20 Lulu is a global star. But has she…...

Creditors: Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh

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Date posted: 24th Apr 2018

Starring Adura Onashile at the Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh. The run begins 27th April. Young artist, Adolph is in love with his new wife, the successful novelist Tekla, and why would he not be? Charming, vivacious and experienced, she has been his passion, his inspiration and his education.…...

Eulogy: Play, Pie & Pint

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Date posted: 23rd Apr 2018

See Joyce Falconer in this week's Play Pie and a Pint: Eulogy at The Traverse, Edinburgh. Six years ago Sandy ruined his daughter’s wedding day with a Top Table speech for the ages. Well, the joke’s on him, because now, he’s dead. You are cordially invited to Sandy’s…...

The Persians – A Play, A Pie and A Pint

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This week's A Play, A Pie and A Pint is THE PERSIANS, written by our very own Meghan Tyler and starring Irene Allan. “The Ancient Persians: when it came to major decisions they all had to agree when they were pissed, and they all had to…...

Tomorrow at Noon: Jermyn Street Theatre

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Date posted: 20th Apr 2018

Our very own Morna Young has written one of three plays for Jermyn Street Theatre, London. The run begins 24th April. The playwrights of these three funny, moving and provocative plays were chosen from 390 entrants to write a contemporary female response to Noel Coward’s Tonight at 8.30. Morna’s…...

Eddie and the Slumber Sisters – NTS & Catherine wheels

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Meet the Slumber Sisters, featuring Chiara Sparkes. An all-singing trio whose job it is to monitor our dreams and ensure that our night-time wanderings remain healthy and safe. Armed with an infinite supply of remedies, they arrive to create dreams that will help us through difficult times. Eddie…...

Passing Places

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Date posted: 16th Apr 2018

BAA client, Barrie Hunter appears in Passing Places at Dundee Rep from 26th April and Citizens Theatre, Glasgow from 8th May. Passing Places is the story of small-town boys Alex and Brian, a Lada, a surfboard and a crate of Irn Bru. Desperate to leave their mundane lives…...

Sunshine on Leith – West Yorkshire Playhouse

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Date posted: 15th Apr 2018

Returning from war overseas, servicemen Davy and Ally find their way in their hometown of Edinburgh in this funny and moving story. They embark upon intertwining journeys of life and love, set to the timeless songs of the much-loved band The Proclaimers, including I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles), Letter…...

Margaret Saves Scotland

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Date posted: 13th Apr 2018

Margaret Holt embarked on a holiday romance with a difference and it changed her life. Falling in love with Scotland filled her with a burning desire to liberate the country from the English yoke. But what could a nine-year-old lass from Yorkshire do to make that dream come true?…...

Celtic the Musical – Pavilion Theatre

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The story of the proud history of Celtic Football Club unfolds through the eyes of two families, united by their shared passion. Featuring the songs that have rung round Celtic Park over the years Celtic – The Musical tells the amazing story of this legendary club and the greatest…...

Bingo! – Tron Theatre

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Date posted: 9th Apr 2018

Featuring Wendy Seager. Daniella’s one of those women. Except she isn’t just hopeful. She’s desperate. She needs Lady Luck to smile down on her tonight. She’s done a bad thing.  No, a really bad thing, and if her card doesn't have those winning numbers, she’s going to have…...

Long Night At Blackstone – BBC Scotland/Hopscotch Films

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Date posted: 4th Apr 2018

Long Night at Blackstone is Greg Hemphill's second outing as a director, and is the follow-up to his hilarious and terrifying West Skerra Light. Faye Bowers is the host of a low-rent paranormal activity show, a master of trickery and pretence, but she is desperate to be…...

Rhinoceros – The Royal Lyceum

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Date posted: 20th Mar 2018

Eugène Ionesco’s classic 1959 play is an uproarious absurdist farce – and a chilling examination of conformism, nationalism, fascism and fundamentalism that has been compared with Orwell’s Animal Farm and Camus’s The Plague. It considers the countless ways in which humans are content to adapt themselves to new and…...

Richard III – Horsecross

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Date posted: 15th Mar 2018

Three royal brothers, alike in every way but one - only the eldest can wear the crown. A shame for Edward and Clarence then, that their brother, Richard, is youngest… It’s time for them to stand aside, or face the consequences. Richard is on his way up. Richard is…...

The Greatest, Play, Pie and a Pint

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Date posted: 10th Mar 2018

BAA client, Louise Montgomery features in this week's PPP. Week commencing 12th March. Ever hear the one about the ginger Glaswegian who flattened Muhammad Ali? A chance encounter between a cantankerous pensioner and a cynical blogger uncovers a comical tale lost in Scottish legend. More information can be…...

The Last Ship – Northern Stage, National Tour

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Date posted: 1st Mar 2018

The UK premiere of Sting’s personal, political and passionate musical is an epic tale of community, hope and a great act of collective defiance. The Last Ship features an original score with music and lyrics by Sting. Featuring our very own BAA client Annie Grace. Gideon Fletcher, a…...

The Motherf**ker With The Hat

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Date posted: 27th Feb 2018

It’s New York and Jackie’s in trouble. An ex-con struggling with addiction, he’s trying to go straight and get back with childhood sweetheart Veronica, but can he trust her? His sponsor, the outwardly pious and clean-living Ralph D. isn’t all he seems and Cousin Julio really doesn’t like him…...

Aye, Elvis – Play, Pie & Pint

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Date posted: 19th Feb 2018

Joan is an amateur Elvis impersonator with big dreams. And she’s got the outfit. With the regional heat of Ultimate Elvis coming soon, Joan knows there’s work to do. But Joan has The King inside – and The King always wins. Will Joan find her way to Graceland, to…...

Adura Onashile

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Date posted: 13th Feb 2018

Congratulations to Adura Onashile who has been awarded Channel 4 Playwrights' Scheme Bursary. Adura has already embarked upon one-year attachment with the Traverse Theatre. Their principal task over the 12 months is to write at least one full-length play. She will also have the opportunity to submit…...

The Last Bordello – Fire Exit

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Date posted: 9th Feb 2018

The Last Bordello is an ingeniously fiendish labyrinth that gets more puzzling and suspenseful with every wrong turn - think Margaret Atwood meets David Lynch. An absurd, sensual and provocative parable about trust and truth, domination and devotion, fact and fiction. Featuring BAA clients Irene Allan and

How to Fix a Broken Wing – Catherine Wheels Theatre Company

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Date posted: 1st Feb 2018

We have all watched news reports of horrors happening elsewhere, refugees seeking safety from war-torn homes, victims of natural disasters caused by climate change. What can we do? How should we act? What are our responsibilities to ourselves and to each other? What does it mean to be a…...

Bold Girls – Citizens Theatre Glasgow

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Date posted: 26th Jan 2018

Belfast in the early 1990s. Against a backdrop of gunfire and police raids, four women whose lives have been turned upside down by the Troubles, carry on with everyday life. But what starts out as a riotous night out, leads to the spilling of some very sobering truths in…...

Sleeping Beauty – King’s Theatre Glasgow

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Date posted: 14th Dec 2017

Once upon a time in a land far away, the beautiful Princess Beauty  is given a twenty-first birthday present by her evil godmother Carabosse the Enchantress played by Michele Gallagher. By pricking her finger on an enchanted spinning wheel she is placed under a cruel curse and forced to…...

Outlander

Date posted: 3rd Dec 2017

After serving as a British Army nurse in World War II, Claire Randall is enjoying a second honeymoon in Scotland with husband Frank. Suddenly, Claire is transported to 1743 and into a mysterious world where her freedom and life are threatened. To survive, she marries Jamie Fraser, a…...

Sleeping Beauty – Gardyne Theatre, Dundee

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Date posted: 2nd Dec 2017

This fabulous show with amazing cast and sets will be the biggest pantomime ever staged in the city, bursting with lots of laughs, hopping hits and crazy costumes. Dundee’s only professional pantomime, The Gardyne Panto will be the family event for Christmas so don’t be caught sleeping (like the heroine!)…...

Beauty & the Beast – Webster Memorial Theatre

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A story of true love , adventure and lots of laughter along the way. Join Belle as she falls in love with an unlikely suitor. Meet Aunt Jolly, Gastoff and the rest of the cast as they whisk you along in this all singing all dancing production of Beauty…...

Aladdin – Perth Theatre

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Mwahahahahahaaaa! Body-popping, break-dancing baddie Abanazer (Christina Strachan) is going to win the panto! Can heroes Aladdin and Jasmine stop him? Can our own Dame Barrie Hunter? Not without your help… Save the world with a foot-stamping, toe-tapping, fabulous Perth family panto! Back on Perth Theatre's glorious restored…...

W-Hat About? – Fuora Dance Project

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Date posted: 1st Dec 2017

W-Hat About? is a brand-new children’s dance-theatre performance by the enchanting dancers of Fuora Dance Project celebrating grandparents who help us to grow up, teaching us to be brave when life is difficult, helping us to fight our fears and destroy…...

Raven CBBC

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The Raven returns to CBBC with new and exciting challenges. The fantasy game show set in a mystical land, Raven leads four young warriors on a quest to test their skills and win their heart's desire. Join James MacKenzie has he returns as the magical Raven next Monday on…...

Aladdin – Adam Smith Theatre

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The Adam Smith Theatre in Kirkcaldy are delighted to announce that they will once again be teaming up with Imagine Theatre on this year’s spectacular family panto, Aladdin. Last year’s Cinderella marked the first collaboration between the two companies and it proved to be a smash hit with audiences.…...

Armchair Detectives – BBC One

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From the comfort of armchairs in the studio, three amateur sleuths, they watch the drama play out as Mortcliff's crack team of detectives make enquiries with the local residents. But in a show where everyone has a motive, it might prove harder to catch the culprit than you think.…...

Winter Wonders!

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Date posted: 28th Nov 2017

Experience the true magic of winter at Cumbernauld Theatre this Christmas, as they bring you a very special show created especially for wee ones under 5 – Winter Wonders: A Mini Musical – by the wonderful children’s theatre company The Letter J. Winter is coming and Summer is not…...

Snow White – Eden Court

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Mirror mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all? Eden Court are planning another spectacular show this year with the enchanting and classic tale of Snow White. With a dastardly villian, a hapless comic and a hilarious panto dame, as well as spectacular sets and costumes, fabulous…...

Beauty & the Beast – Aberdeen Arts Centre

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Date posted: 26th Nov 2017

Castlegate Arts Ltd invites you to be their guest as they present the enchanting tale as old as time of beauty within and true love conquering all.  This brand new adaptation of the classic story has been re-imagined to delight audiences of all ages, with something for everyone this…...

Ricky McWhittington

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Senga McWhittington’s Sweetie Shop in downtown Glasgow is over-run by a swarm of rats, led by the villainous verminous Queen Rat! Nothing can stop this plague until our hero Ricky McWhittington steps in to save the day, with the helping wand of Fairy Gallus Alice, and fearless feline Kitty.…...

Cinderella – Kings Theatre, Edinburgh

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Date posted: 25th Nov 2017

Pantomime is loud for a small pair of ears, Spectacular sights can sometimes cause tears!
If bringing a little one, please be aware One or two scenes are intended to scare.
The odd naughty joke for grown-up laughter Ensures that we all finish Happily Ever After.
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Rudolph

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Date posted: 24th Nov 2017

Make your way to Platform for a fun family outing this Christmas! It’s Christmas, but it’s hard to celebrate with no cards, tree, presents or food. If only Esmerelda the chicken would agree to laying an egg…but Esmerelda just won’t be persuaded, unless she hears her favourite story –…...

The Hidden

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Your mission, if you chose to accept it, is to crack the code! Someone has gone missing but have they left messages behind? Hidden in books, written on index cards, scribbled on the back of an old photograph; there is a mystery waiting to be solved. Played out in…...

Beauty & The Beast – The Byre Theatre

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Date posted: 23rd Nov 2017

Panto fever has already begun at the Byre and they are so excited to be welcoming back Bard in the Botanics with their production of Beauty and the Beast! After their hugely popular Cinderella in 2015 and Aladdin in 2016, this is sure to be another fantastic show! Featuring…...

Pinocchio – National Theatre

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Date posted: 21st Nov 2017

On a quest to be truly alive, Pinocchio leaves Geppetto’s workshop with Jiminy Cricket in tow. Their electrifying adventure takes them from alpine forests to Pleasure Island to the bottom of the ocean.

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The Wizard of Never Woz!

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The story follows Dorothy, the Lion, the Tin Man and the Scarecrow on a fun filled adventure to find the great Wizard of Oz. In true Pavilion Theatre style, there will be music, dance and laughter along the way as this hilarious cast of characters are stopped along the…...

Cinderella – The Citizens Theatre

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Date posted: 20th Nov 2017

Full of silliness, and slapstick, music and fun, this is the perfect choice for families looking for alternative festive entertainment this Christmas. It’s nearly time for the Prince’s ball, but poor Cinderella is working her fingers to the bone in the cold and dark kitchens thanks to her cruel…...

Snowhite – Paisley Arts Centre

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Date posted: 18th Nov 2017

This is PACE’s 30th annual pantomime at Paisley Arts Centre. The show is a hilarious adaptation by ROSS STENHOUSE who also directs, and stars Chris Alexander as the DAME, Nathan Byrne, Dani Heron, Danny Holmes and Chloe Lupton. With a whole host of hilarious characters supported by…...

Cinderella – Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

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Date posted: 15th Nov 2017

This Christmas you’re invited to a Royal Ball at the Belgrade Theatre with the nation’s favourite panto, Cinderella. This wonderful rags-to-riches tale is guaranteed to delight all the family and bring a touch of magic and make-believe to your festive celebrations. Join Cinderella on her quest to win the…...

The Arabian Nights

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Date posted: 13th Nov 2017

This Christmas, adventure awaits with three wishes, seven seas and forty thieves. Join us in the bustling bazaar of Baghdad for this sparkling adventure featuring tales of Sinbad, Ali Baba and mysterious genies, not to mention hidden treasure, a chess-playing monkey, a flying horse and a whole host of…...

The Monarch of the Glen

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Date posted: 24th Oct 2017

While the Roydes are very much creatures of the 20th century, their hosts still cling to the old ways: Donald MacDonald of Ben Nevis, the 23rd clan chieftain and Laird of Glenbogle Castle, is fiercely protective of his way of life, the land that he loves and the MacDonald…...

From the Air

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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!...

Pitlochry Festival Theatre – Summer Season 2017

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Irene Allan continues to impress in Pitlochry Festival Theatre productions MARY ROSE, HIGH SOCIETY, PEOPLE and THE RULING CLASS. Season Ends 14th October 2017....

Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour – Dawn Sievewright

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The smash hit Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour continues it's hugely successful run at the Duke of York's Theatre until September 2nd 2017. Our lady (see what we did there?) Dawn Sievewright stars as 'Fionnula'. The production boasts a clutch of 5 star reviews and has gained…...

Breakfast Plays – B!rth

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Neshla Caplan can be seen in two of this year's BREAKFAST PLAYS at the Traverse Theatre over the Festival OUROBOROS by Swati Simha (India) & Q&Q by Liwaa Yazji (Syria). The plays can be seen on intermittent mornings from the 15th-27th August. Heartfelt and hard-hitting, these plays tackle one of…...

Contesting the Spirit of Unity – Edinburgh International Festival

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Date posted: 8th Aug 2017

This event – in the form of readings and a panel discussion – examines the origin of the ‘culture wars’, an underappreciated part of the development of Edinburgh as a Festival City. Supported by Edinburgh Trades Union Council and Scottish Trade Unions Part of the International Festival and British…...

Late Sleeper by Simon Macallum – Oran Mor

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Simon Macallum has been commissioned for the Autumn Play, Pie and Pint season at Oran Mor. LATE SLEEPER runs from the 4th - 9th September 2017 and will also star Neil Leiper and Vincent Friell. George Adams is an author renowned for gritty thrillers which explore…...

Trust Me – New BBC Drama

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Date posted: 7th Aug 2017

Look out for Lisa Livingston and David McGowan in new BBC One Drama Series TRUST ME starring Jodie Whittaker. Watch the first of four episodes on Tuesday 8th August at 9pm....

First and Only – TIFF

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Date posted: 3rd Aug 2017

Currently in post-production, the feature film First and Only has been selected by the Scottish Film Talent Network to go to the Toronto International Film Festival. Anna Dawson was Casting Assistant on the film which is Alistair Rutherford's first feature writing credit. Simon, a young man with…...

DeLorean

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Mark Barrett can be seen throughout the festival in DeLorean with Freedom Picture Company. The show opens tonight and runs until the 27th August at the Assembly Rooms. The incredible true story of the man behind the iconic car from the Back to the Future movies in…...