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 | 08444 771 000 (booking fee will apply). Please note that ALL tickets for this years panto will be available in advance from 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 […]


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 […]

Spring/Summer 2016 Season Announced

Mon 11th January 2016

Season opens on Mon 25th Jan. Tickets on sale now. CHECK OUT THE WHAT’S ON PAGE FOR FULL LISTINGS AND INFORMATION Welcome to our 24th season of A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór! The warmth, openness and continuing appetite for new drama from the Òran Mór audience has now become legendary and […]

Autumn/Winter 2015 Season Announced

Tue 28th July 2015

A Play, A Pie and A Pint returns on Monday 31st August.  Welcome to our 23rd season of A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór! The warmth, openness and continuing appetite for new drama from the Òran Mór audience has now become legendary and we hope that this season we can continue […]

Classic Cuts at the Byre Theatre, St. Andrews

Thu 25th June 2015

This year we are delighted to be working with the Byre Theatre for the first time, and all 4 of our Classic Cuts plays are heading to St. Andrews after their run at Oran Mor. Check out what’s coming up… The Yellow Wallpaper Òran Mór: 8th – 13th June The Byre, St. Andrews: 23rd – […]

A Play, A Pie & A Pint Documentary Scoops International Award

Wed 24th June 2015

Producer-director Elly Taylor’s film ‘A Play, A Pie and a Pint – Scotland’s Theatre Revolution’ has won a Certificate for Creative Excellence at the US Film and Video Festival 2015 Taylor’s film, which was aired on BBC Scotland last June, celebrates the achievements of our late founding producer, David MacLennan, the visionary being the A Play, […]

Trip Advisor – Certificate of Excellence 2015

Fri 19th June 2015

    A Play, A Pie and A Pint has been awarded a Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor for consistently great reviews. Why not tell us about your visit. Or, better still, leave a review for our Critics’ Circle Competition and you could be in with the chance of winning a bottle of Malt […]

Summer Panto – Cast Announced

Thu 11th June 2015

We are delighted to announce the cast for this year’s Summer Panto.  The Pie-Eyed Piper of Hamilton will star Jimmy Chisholm, Paul James Corrigan, Annie Grace and Kirstin McLean. Produced in association with Ayr Gaiety, this year’s Summer Panto will run at Oran Mor from 6th – 25th July (Mondays – Saturdays) and then go on […]

Classic Cuts 2015 Season

Tue 9th June 2015

SOL SUMMER SEASON OF CLASSIC CUTS 2015 at ÒRAN MÓR We have kicked off this year’s Classic Cuts season at Òran Mór. Four classics have been given the lunchtime treatment, cut down and adapted for the A Play, A Pie and A Pint stage. Check out what’s coming up this Summer… ~~~ 8th – 13th […]

Critics’ Circle Winners

Wed 20th May 2015

Congratulations to our latest Critics’ Circle winners, Hugh Boyd and Anne Pirrie. Coming along to PPP? Leave a review for the Critics’ Circle in under 100 words and you could be the next winner of the Malt Whisky! Here are Hugh and Anne’s winning reviews: Anne Pirrie ~ Tommy’s Song: Tommy’s a stotter. Naw, he’s a […]

Vlad the Impaler – Video Interview

Wed 22nd April 2015

Check out this video interview with Richard Crane and Faynia Williams, writer and director of next week’s play Vlad the Impaler. VLAD THE IMPALER By Richard Crane | Directed By Faynia Williams Featuring Jack Klaff, Anna-Maria Nabirye and Iain Robertson    

Summer Panto 2015 Announced

Tue 21st April 2015

Òran Mór’s LUNCHTIME SUMMER PANTO 2015 THE PIE-EYED PIPER OF HAMILTON Written by Dave Anderson The Mayor is very worried: the City has become a victim of its own success. With great wealth has come great excess. And with great excess has come danger. Danger from vermin. OK – let’s be honest. We’re talking about […]

Video Interview: Tim Primrose

Wed 8th April 2015

Catch this video interview with Tim Primrose, who is the writer of this week’s play BROTH. BROTH By Tim Primrose Directed By Andy McNamee Featuring Ron Donachie, Vincent Friell, Kay Gallie, Molly Innes and Kirsty MacKay Running at Oran Mor from 6th – 11th April and then at the Traverse from 14th – 18th April    […]