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 to pen plays about the places that shaped them. At theatres from Bristol to Belfast, Cardiff to Coventry and Nottingham to Newcastle, these plays have been performed by the playwrights themselves, coming home to tell their tale.
Now Come To Where I Am From visits Aberdeen to invite four of the Granite City’s finest playwrights – Lesley Hart, Neil Cargil, Morna Young and Shane Strachen – to join this celebrated nationwide project by performing their own short plays about their home.
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Rocket Post kicks off its Scottish tour on 29 September, and features the brilliant David Rankine. Rocket Post is a joyful mix of songs, storytelling and exciting visuals for everyone…Read More
Award-winning feminist theatre company Jordan & Skinner presents a radical retelling of HG Wells’ The Time Machine, featuring BAA’s Itxaso Moreno. In a secret bunker, a group of feminists are taking matters…Read More
Karen Pirie is a brand new drama coming to ITV this September, and features BAA’s Barrie Hunter and Antony Strachan. Based on acclaimed author Val McDermid’s The Distant Echo, Karen…Read More
Pauline Goldsmith features in Bold Girls, running at Cumbernauld Theatre from 24 Sept. Rona Munro’s play was first performed by 7:84 Scottish People’s Theatre at Cumbernauld Theatre in 1990 and…Read More