Òran Mór Christmas Panto 2019

Fri 6th September 2019

DIXIE WHITTINGTON: THE HAMECOMING by Morag Fullarton Dixie has discovered the streets of London are not paved with gold and is down to her last two bob when wicked landlord Skinflint chucks her & her cat, Fleabag, out of their ‘super cosy’ lodgings (under stair cupboard). Now penniless and homeless Dixie resolves to get hame […]

BBC Scotland presents Òran Mór’s A Play, A Pie and A Pint

Thu 29th August 2019

We’re delighted to announce BBC Scotland’s presentation of six of our A Play, A Pie and A Pint productions to be broadcast on BBC Scotland. “We’re really, really excited about it,” says April Chamberlain, who, alongside Morag Fullarton, has been co-artistic director of A Play, A Pie and A Pint since 2016. “We’re hoping it […]

Òran Mór’s A Play, A Pie and A Pint productions to be presented in new BBC series

Wed 14th August 2019

Six of Òran Mór’s best ever A Play, A Pie and A Pint productions will be presented onto the small screen by BBC Scotland in a new six part series. Beginning next month, the series kicks off with Chic Murray: A Funny Place For A Window, written by Stuart Hepburn and starring Dave Anderson, Maureen Carr […]

Autumn 2019 Season Announced

Sat 3rd August 2019

Welcome to the Autumn season of A Play, a Pie and a Pint! Artistic directors April Chamberlain and Morag Fullarton are delighted to present more favourite plays from PPP’s back catalogue as well as bringing you 5 thrilling world premieres. The season launches with a sparkling new musical ‘Crocodile Rock’ from the writer of the […]

Òran Mór Summer Panto Raises 4258.40 for Charity

Mon 29th July 2019

A massive thank you to every one of our customers who kindly donated to our chosen charities Downs Syndrome Scotland, Maryhill Integration Network and Spirit Aid and to the David MacLennan Award during Òran Mór’s 2019 Summer Panto Dracula ReVamped. Together you raised a whopping £ 4258.40… David MacLennan Award £898.55 Relaunching this Autumn, the […]

A Panto, A Pie & A Proposal!

Mon 22nd July 2019

Customers attending our Friday afternoon performance of the Summer Panto Dracula ReVamped were in for a lovely surprise when audience member Joseph took to the stage to propose to girlfriend Denise! Joseph and Denise are visiting Scotland from the Czech Republic and although Joseph had come across several beautiful locations in the Scottish Highlands which […]

Liz Lochhead’s Tartuffe heads to Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Mon 22nd July 2019

You voted it one of your favourite A Play, A Pie and A Pint plays and now ‘Tartuffe’ Liz Lochhead’s energetic Scots adaptation of Moliere’s classic is heading to Edinburgh Fringe Festival! Ed Littlewood Productions in Association with Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh and The Stephen Dunn Theatre Fund present Molière’s TARTUFFE Scots adaptation by Liz […]

PPP wins The Herald Culture Awards 2019 Contribution to Scottish Culture

Fri 12th July 2019

Òran Mór’s A Play A Pie and A Pint receives the Special Contribution to Scottish Culture Award at the Herald Culture Awards 2019 The very best of the Scottish cultural scene gathered last night at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange to celebrate the wealth of the country’s talent.  The awards recognise all the achievements of Scottish Culture across all […]

We are hiring!

Fri 31st May 2019

A Play, a Pie and a Pint is currently recruiting for the role of Assistant Producer Assistant Producer Job Description Role: Assistant Producer Contract Length: Permanent (full time) Responsible to: Producer Experience level:        This is an ideal position for someone who is beginning or at an early level of their career in theatre/ the arts. […]

PPP receives EDM from House of Commons

Sat 4th May 2019

A Play, A Pie and a Pint is delighted to announce that we have been awarded an Early Day Motion from the House of Commons upon reaching the milestone of producing 500 plays. Patrick Grady (MP Glasgow North) was aware that this year marks a very special milestone of 500 performances for A Play, a […]

PPP Celebrates 500 Plays!

Tue 30th April 2019

Last week marked the official 500th play produced at PPP and to celebrate reaching this momentous landmark A Play, A Pie and A Pint hosted a 500th Play Party in Òran Mór’s stunning Auditorium. The celebration brought together actors, writers, directors, staff and audience members to raise a glass to 15 years, 30 seasons, 500 […]

Òran Mór Summer Panto Announced – Dracula: Revamped

Fri 26th April 2019

We’re delighted to announce that the Òran Mór Summer Panto 2019 is Dracula: Revamped by John & James Kielty… DRACULA IS PAN-BREID! Or IS he?  For MINA is turning into a VAMPIRE and JONATHAN is worried.  Returning to Transylvania, they find DAME IGORETTE in a wretched state: with no VAMPIRE to terrorise the village, tourism […]

Spring/Summer 2019 Programme Announced!

Fri 11th January 2019

Welcome to the Spring season of A Play, a Pie and a Pint! 2019 marks a very special year for PPP – we will reach the momentous landmark of having produced 500 plays since founder David MacLennan produced the first play back in 2004. David’s idea proved inspirational and it is a tribute to his […]

The People’s Choice Award – Winner Announced!

Fri 7th December 2018

Announcing the winner of the People’s Choice award! Gavin Mitchell in ‘Casablanca (The Lunchtime Cut)’ by Morag Fullarton, originally presented in Spring 2010. 15 years, 30 seasons, 500 plays The Spring Season 2019 of A Play, a Pie and a Pint will mark the 500th new play produced at Òran Mór in the past fifteen […]

Extra Shows Added! Òran Mór Christmas Panto 2018: The Lying Bitch and the Wardrobe

Tue 27th November 2018

Please note ALL shows have now SOLD OUT (including the two additional performances on Monday 10th and Monday 17th December at 3pm) Cast: Dave Anderson, Maureen Carr, Hannah Howie & John Kielty “Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some are still poisoning door handles…” Empress Evilyin has promised that the people of Escozia […]

PPP Gift Vouchers available for Christmas 2018!

Fri 9th November 2018

Treat the theatre-lover in your life this Christmas with A Play, A Pie and A Pint Gift Vouchers! Our upcoming Spring 2019 season will mark the 500th play produced at A Play, a Pie and a Pint. It will celebrate the best of old and look forward to the next 500 plays, creating a rich and […]

15 years, 30 seasons, 500 plays! Have your say!

Mon 22nd October 2018

To celebrate reaching our 500th play next season, we’re asking you which play you’d like to see brought back to the A Play, A Pie and A Pint stage! Fill out the form below to make your choice. Please note voting has now ended.  If you need to jog your memory, you can view all […]

Òran Mór Christmas Panto 2018: The Lying Bitch and the Wardrobe

Mon 3rd September 2018

Written by Morag Fullarton Cast: Dave Anderson, Maureen Carr, Hannah Howie & John Kielty “Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some are still poisoning door handles…” Empress Evilyin has promised that the people of Escozia will live happily ever after, but no sooner is she elected than the sweet old dear turns into […]

After The Cuts heads to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Fri 3rd August 2018

After The Cuts – which premiered here at PPP back in Autumn 2015 –  heads to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival! Produced by Raw Material, in association with the Beacon Arts Centre, After the Cuts is a dark comedy by Gary McNair, directed by Beth Morton. It’s the future; just like now, but a bit more… well, shitey. […]

A Play, A Pie & A Pint Autumn 2018 Season Announced!

Wed 1st August 2018

Welcome to our Autumn 2018 season of A Play, A Pie and Pint at Òran Mór! PPP’s Autumn season launches another 13 brand new plays from the best of Scotland’s writing talent, here’s just a hint of what’s to come… Meet ‘The Heatherbelles’ as they hit dry land after 40 years on cruise ships, tip […]

Autumn Season opens on 27th August

Tue 24th July 2018

A Play, A Pie and A Pint will take a short break over the summer. Our Autumn 2018 season will open on 27th August. Please keep an eye out for more details coming soon…

PPP producer Sarah to run 10k in memory of David MacLennan

Tue 5th June 2018

Our wonderful producer Sarah is running her first ever 10k this weekend in memory of David MacLennan, founder of PPP, and inspiration to so many. David passed away 4 years ago this month to Motor Neuron Disease, so Sarah is raising funds for MND Scotland. If any of our audience would like to contribute to Sarah’s […]

Back by phenomenal demand… The Greatest returns to Òran Mór for one week only!

Fri 1st June 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! Cast: Rebekah Lumsden, William MacBain, Louise Montgomery Ever hear the one about the ginger Glaswegian who flattened […]

Òran Mór Summer Panto: Pure Freezin’

Mon 7th May 2018

We are delighted to announce that this year’s Òran Mór Lunchtime Summer Panto is Pure Freezin’ by Andy McGregor.   Widow Swanky has never been prouder. Her darling daughter Elsie is to become Lord Provost of Glasgow and nothing, not even the scheming Mayor of Cumbernauld, is going to get in her way. That is […]