News

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 […]

Mini Musicals 2018 Announced!

Mon 30th April 2018

Back by popular demand, A Play, a Pie and a Pint are delighted to present another season of brand new Mini Musicals! This year’s thrilling line up will have you shimmying to the hot Latin beat of Carmen, chilling out in the cool of a remote Scottish Island, taking the temperature as clouds gather in […]

‘Aye, Elvis’ performances on Fri 2nd & Sat 3rd March going ahead as scheduled

Wed 28th February 2018

Please note performances of ‘Aye, Elvis’ by Morna Young on Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd March will be going ahead as scheduled. Doors open 12pm, performance begins at 1pm. Aye, Elvis Mon, 26 February, 2018 — Sat, 03 March, 2018 By Morna Young | Directed By Ken Alexander Cast: Joyce Falconer, David McGowan and Karen […]

Òran Mór Christmas Panto raises £8,412 for Spirit Aid

Thu 1st February 2018

A massive thank you to every one of our customers who kindly donated to our Spirit Aid collection during Òran Mór’s 2017 Christmas Panto Cinderella 2: I Married A Numpty.   Together you raised a whopping £8,412! You really are a very generous audience, oh yes you are! Spirit Aid is a humanitarian relief organisation […]

Spring 2018 Season Announced!

Fri 12th January 2018

Welcome to our Spring 2018 season of A Play, A Pie and Pint at Òran Mór! ‘A Play, A Pie & A Pint has LAUNCHED CAREERS, staged 40 new plays a year and CHANGED THE LANDSCAPE of Scottish theatre.’ The Guardian Welcome to our Spring season – packed with exciting new work from the best […]

Gift Vouchers now available!

Fri 8th December 2017

Treat the theatre-lover in your life this Christmas with our brand new A Play, A Pie and A Pint Gift Vouchers! Our upcoming Spring 2018 season includes plays by the cream of Scottish writing talent – an exciting combination of award winners and emergent voices. They all have one thing in common – great story telling […]

Òran Mór’s Christmas Panto 2017 ~ Cinderella 2: I Married A Numpty

Thu 7th December 2017

All Panto performances have now sold out. Cast: Dave Anderson, John Kielty, Joanne McGuinness and Clare Waugh.   So she married Prince Kelvie, a G-Twelvie, (aka Prince Charming) but what happened once the ball was over? Turns out hubby was a mammy’s boy and life at the Palace was pure murder. With heart throb Buttheid in tow, Cinders makes her escape […]

Extra Panto date added due to demand – 27th Dec, 3pm

Wed 22nd November 2017

We have released tickets for an additional Panto performance due to phenomenal demand! Tickets are now on sale for an additional performance on Wednesday 27th December at 3pm Buy now via TicketWeb or call 08444 771 000  Cast: Dave Anderson, John Kielty, Joanne McGuinness and Clare Waugh.   So she married Prince Kelvie, a G-Twelvie, (aka […]

Autumn 2017 Season Announced!

Fri 28th July 2017

Welcome to our Autumn 2017 season of A Play, A Pie and Pint at Òran Mór! Our autumn season includes plays by the cream of Scottish writing talent – an exciting combination of award winners and emergent voices. They all have one thing in common – great story telling crafted into the space of a lunch […]

Autumn season opening 28th August 2017

Mon 24th July 2017

Autumn 2017 season opening Monday 28th August, full programme details coming soon. Our autumn season includes plays by the cream of Scottish writing talent – an exciting combination of award winners and emergent voices. They all have one thing in common – great story telling crafted into the space of a lunch hour, for your entertainment. That’s 14 world […]

Evening Theatre at Òran Mór: Casablanca & Butterfly Kiss

Tue 20th June 2017

We are delighted to bring you two wonderful theatre shows this summer at Òran Mór: Casablanca: The Gin Joint Cut by Morag Fullarton & Butterfly Kiss (including The Day I Found the Blues) by Dave Anderson Casablanca: The Gin Joint Cut by Morag Fullarton (July 7th – 9th, 13th – 16th & 19th – 23rd) […]

Previous PPP play ‘Descent’ to tour Scotland 29th April – 20th May 2017

Sat 29th April 2017

Descent by Linda Duncan McLaughlin A play about love. And dementia. But mostly about love. Touring Scotland 29 April – 20 May 2017 Nominated for Best New Play, CATS (Critics’ Award for Theatre in Scotland) 2016 “If you love someone you stick by them, no matter what happens. Because that’s the deal. Isn’t it?” Rob […]

Mini Musicals 2017 Season Announced!

Thu 20th April 2017

Mini Musicals Season at A Play, A Pie and A Pint – 29th May – 1st July 2017 A Play, A Pie and A Pint is delighted to return this year with another season of Mini Musicals. This year we bring you another superb summertime treat – 4 SPARKLING NEW MUSICALS AND A STUNNING OPERA. […]

Spring 2017 Programme Announced!

Mon 16th January 2017

Welcome to our Spring 2017 season of A Play, A Pie and Pint at Òran Mór! We are delighted to bring you another exciting programme of plays from a fantastic line up of new and established writers. This season our writers have explored such diverse subjects as Jocky Wilson – the world champion darts player, […]

Òran Mór Burns Supper 21st January

Sun 15th January 2017

Òran Mór Burns Supper 2017 hosted by Iain Robertson Join us at Òran Mór on Saturday 21st January to celebrate the life and works of Scotland’s national Bard, Robert Burns and enjoy a traditional Scottish celebration complete with Piper, Haggis & Champit Tatties and a Toast to the Lassies! Upon arrival guests will be piped […]

Christmas Panto 2016 ANNOUNCED!

Wed 14th September 2016

We are delighted to announce that this year’s Christmas Panto will be THE PRINCESS AND THE PIE. TICKETS ON SALE NOW available from www.ticketweb.co.uk | 08444 771 000 (booking fee will apply). Please note that ALL tickets for this years panto will be available in advance from www.ticketweb.co.uk or by calling ticketweb on 08444 771 000. If the […]

Season Ticket Winners

Wed 24th August 2016

We ran a competition last season to win one of three Autumn/Winter Season tickets. Congratulations to the winners Dorothy Hooper, Clare Nicol and Ron Grant. Come along to A Play, A Pie and A Pint regularly? Season tickets cost only £120 to see all 13 plays in the season. Season tickets can be purchased from […]

Autumn/Winter 2016 Season Announced

Mon 1st August 2016

We are delighted to announce our 25th season of PPP at Òran Mór.  The continued appetite for new plays from our audience, from the writers, actors and creative team is a wonder to behold and a testament to the enduring appeal of live theatre.  The Òran Mór pub offers a unique experience for theatre goers […]

Doris & Dolly Returns to Oran Mor

Fri 1st July 2016

Doris, Dolly and the Dressing Room Divas The sell out hit of last years Edinbugh Festival returns home to Oran Mor festooned with 5 star reviews for 12 evening performances in July! The story and songs of Doris Day and Dolly Parton and many more from the makers of “A Bottle of Wine & Patsy […]

NEW MINI MUSICALS SEASON ANNOUNCED

Fri 6th May 2016

Mini Musicals Season at A Play, A Pie and A Pint June – July 2016 JUST ANNOUNCED… Father and son team Dave Anderson and Davey Anderson will be playing together in The Day I Found the Blues, along with top musician and harmonica player Fraser Speirs. Angela Darcy (Janis Joplin: Full Tilt) will team up with Jimmy Chisholm, Harry Ward […]

Artistic Director Position Announcement

Tue 8th March 2016

Glasgow Lunchtime Theatre is delighted to announce that Morag Fullarton and April Chamberlain will jointly be taking up the position of Artistic Director of Glasgow Lunchtime Theatre on a twelve-month contract from the start of April 2016. Both Morag and April have a combined wealth of experience working in Scottish Theatre and television and a […]

David MacLennan Portrait Unveiling

Wed 10th February 2016

Sunday 21st February – 6pm- Free admission Join us in our Auditorium to celebrate the unveiling of a portrait of our much missed David MacLennan. The painting is by Alexander Moffat and was commissioned by The Democratic Left. Maggie Chapman from the Scottish Green Party will present the portrait to David’s wife Juliet Cadzow. Entertainment […]