Cool Dads

Mon, 20 May, 2019 — Sat, 25 May, 2019

By Simon Macallum | Directed By Neil Leiper

Cast: Natali McCleary, Kris McDowall, David McGowan & Adam Robertson

Saturday morning. First round, Under 14’s Scottish Cup. Angie, Danny and Graham take up their regular positions on the touchline to cheer on their boys.

Will Mosspark pull off a miracle and beat the Kings of Rosshill? More importantly will their friendships survive to the final whistle?

A story about school football, parenting and impossible dreams.

Simon Macallum’s first play Shadowboxing toured Scotland before going down to London.  U.N.  for Raindog Youngblood was performed in Glasgow. Fragile ran for three weeks at The Hen and Chickens in London. Balgay Hill was staged by Dundee Rep in 2009. For Birds Of Paradise, Still Life and Home Sweet Home. Radio 4 The Last Ten and Velvet Love for Radio Scotland Lochpool Nights Has written four previous plays for Oran Mor. The Above, Velvet Love, Nigerian Story and most recently Late Sleeper in September 2017.