The Beautiful Cosmos of Ivor Cutler
The Beautiful Cosmos of Ivor Cutler is a musical and visual journey based on the songs, stories and poems of one of Scotland’s most iconic exiles. Presented by Vanishing Point and National Theatre of Scotland.
Uisge-Beatha Gu Leòr / Whisky Galore
An Dàrna Cogadh agus chan eil deur uisge-beatha ri fhaighin air Todaidh Beag neo Mòr. Ach an uairsin tha an S.S.Cabinet Minister a’ nochdadh… World War II and the islands of Great Todday and Little Todday are suffering a severe whisky shortage; but things change dramatically when a ship runs aground carrying 50 thousand cases of whisky!
The War Hasn’t Started Yet
Russian troops enter Ukraine. But the war hasn’t started yet. Not officially. Meanwhile, protestors take to the streets, parents lose their children, strangers find lovers, journalists lie on television, cancer patients crack jokes about the absurdity of existence, the downtrodden dream of rising up against their oppressors and everyone everywhere is addicted to something.
Last Dream (On Earth)
A traveller stands on a beach in Morocco, with a group of friends. Tonight they are getting ready, for a journey to change their lives. Decades earlier, a young man is strapped into a tiny sphere. He is ready for his mission: to become the first Human Being in Outer Space. His name will soon be known. His name is Yuri Gagarin.
The National Theatre of Scotland and the Royal Shakespeare Company present David Greig’s exhilarating play in the USA.