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AN TANGO MU DHEIREADH AM PARTAIG / LAST TANGO IN PARTICK

Mon, 20 February, 2017 — Sat, 25 February, 2017

CAST: Mairi Morrison, David Walker and Iain Beggs. A Play, A Pie and A Pint and National Theatre of Scotland, in association with MG ALBA and BBC ALBA supported by Bòrd na Gàidhlig, present…                                            […]

WORLD DOMINATION

Mon, 27 February, 2017 — Sat, 04 March, 2017

Cast: Hannah Donaldson and Louise Ludgate. Produced by A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór, presented in association with the Sherman Theatre, Wales.  A tale of two sisters which asks, what is the price of happiness? Karen has stopped watching the news – or even looking out the window. The outside world is […]

THE BEACHES OF ST VALERY

Mon, 06 March, 2017 — Sat, 11 March, 2017

Cast: Ron Donachie, James Rottger and Ashley Smith. In June 1940, Churchill hailed the “miracle of Dunkirk,” when all 350,000 men of the British Expeditionary Force were evacuated to safety. But for the men of  51st Highland Division, there was no miracle. Sacrificed in a secret  political deal, Churchill  ordered them to stay and fight […]

GAP YEARS

Mon, 13 March, 2017 — Sat, 18 March, 2017

Cast: Tom Marshall , Nicola Roy and Vari Sylvester. Geraldine has big plans for her retirement. Free from work. Daughter moved out. Disposable cash to burn. She’s going to fulfil her creative ambitions, travel the world with friend Peter and cram as much ‘fun’ as possible in to the next 20 or so years before […]

JOCKY WILSON SAID

Mon, 20 March, 2017 — Sat, 25 March, 2017

Cast: Grant O’Rourke. Produced by A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór, presented in association with Aberdeen Performing Arts.  It’s 1979 and rising Scottish darts star Jocky Wilson is in America to play an exhibition match. He misses his ride to the next venue and, flat broke, sets out to hitch hike across […]

DING-DONG (A Bit of a Farce)

Mon, 27 March, 2017 — Sat, 01 April, 2017

Produced by A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór, presented in association with the Traverse Theatre.  Living in the same street doesn’t mean that you inhabit the same universe. Being neighbours in a well-heeled part of Edinburgh, Susie and Jennifer have the same postcode but share little else.  A minor incident involving Susie’s […]

CHANNELING JABEZ

Mon, 03 April, 2017 — Sat, 08 April, 2017

A play in 22 attempts Produced by A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór, presented in association with the Traverse Theatre.  Jabez Wolffe; Channel swimmer, variety artist and international sporting hero received obituaries in papers as important as the New York Times, The Jewish Chronicle and the Dundee Courier. For more than 30 […]

HIS FINAL BOW

Mon, 10 April, 2017 — Sat, 15 April, 2017

Produced by A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór, presented in association with Aberdeen Performing Arts and the Traverse Theatre.  When a famous Shakespearian actor shot and killed President Lincoln in Ford’s Theatre, it was supposed to be his greatest performance – the spectacular highlight of his theatrical career. 12 days later, hiding in […]

VOICES IN HER EAR

Mon, 17 April, 2017 — Sat, 22 April, 2017

Produced by A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór, presented in association with the Traverse Theatre.  Talking to the dead is a dirty job, but someone’s got to do it. Betty has been talking to dead people for thirty years and she’s weary, heart sore, and filthy rich.  So, she’s packing up, taking […]

SAFE PLACE

Mon, 24 April, 2017 — Sat, 29 April, 2017

Produced by A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór, presented in association with the Traverse Theatre.  In the middle of the night a young woman arrives at Martine’s door looking for shelter. Martine in her fifties, a lifelong feminist and writer, invites the woman into her comfortable spacious home. What follows challenges all […]

CONFESSIONAL

Mon, 01 May, 2017 — Sat, 06 May, 2017

Kevin’s a teenager who wants nothing more than a drift through life and the undying love of The One And Only Girl In All The World.  But while Kevin sleeps and dreams, The Man in Black has other plans for his future. Three actors: nine roles.  A fast-moving coming-of-age comedy of priests and teachers, mums […]

BEG BORROW STEAL

Mon, 08 May, 2017 — Sat, 13 May, 2017

(The David MacLennan Award winner) When Cher is caught stealing, department store manager Tess lets her off with a warning. Moved by this unfamiliar act of mercy, Cher repeats her theft again and again, and a fragile bond develops between the two women. But as their relationship grows, so too does the impossibility of it […]

BUT THAT WAS THEN

Mon, 15 May, 2017 — Sat, 20 May, 2017

Produced by A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór, presented in association with Ayr Gaiety.  A long time together couple; grew up together in marriage; grew together in marriage; matured into middle age together and are now aging together but, Marcia, believes, and is convinced, she is aging quicker than her husband James; […]

SMALL WORLD

Mon, 22 May, 2017 — Sat, 27 May, 2017

Exiled King Maximilian Xth of Octavia shares an attic flat off the Dunbarton Road with his son and heir the Crown Prince Pauli. He’s been there fifty years but still dreams of going home. Pauli just wants to be rich and successful and get laid.  They should  be careful what they dream … — Veteran […]