This month, the Royal Conservatoire plays host to a revival of Brennan Artist Peter Arnott‘s play, The Breathing House.
1860s Victorian Edinburgh and its civilised beauty is awash with fine architecture and fine ladies and gentlemen. But behind the polished exterior of respectability, there is another world where sex, drugs and poverty abound. Peter Arnott’s big, sweeping play comprises class warfare, early photography and a challenging love story across those barricades. It weaves its way in and out of Edinburgh’s cobbled streets, respectable drawing rooms and opium dens to capture the tensions and duplicity of our “Athens of the north”.
Tue 30th Oct – Fri 2nd Nov
For tickets and more information click here
BAA’s Natali McCleary features in Guilt, the first drama commission for BBC Scotland’s new digital channel. This new four-part drama series is written by Neil Forsyth and features Mark Bonnar and…Read More
Fibres is a brand new collaboration by the Citizens Theatre and Stellar Quines, and features Maureen Carr as Beanie. “We were two weans playing at wee hooses, him in his first job…Read More
Annie Grace joins the cast of The Tale of Little Bevan – a new production by Pentabus, which tours this autumn. In a peaceful Norfolk village, three people are seeking…Read More
Huge congratulations to Fiona Wood and David Rankine, who each picked up an award at Pitlochry Festival Theatre’s 25th annual Leon Sinden Awards. Audiences and visitors throughout the theatre’s Summer Season…Read More
This autumn, The Tron hosts the world premiere of Gary McNair’s adaptation of The Alchemist, featuring BAA’s Neshla Caplan and Stephen Clyde. ‘Douse your hair in treacle, it will act…Read More
The Sweetest Growl opens at Oran Mor on Monday 7 October, directed by Lesley Hart and featuring Hilary Lyon. In the 1950’s, Gorbals-born Mary McGowan was the sensational singer with cult…Read More