The Driver's Seat
Adapted for the stage for the first time, The Driver’s Seat is one of renowned novelist Muriel Spark’s most unique, gripping and disturbing books. At the centre of this taut, darkly comic thriller is Lise, an enigmatic young woman who is compelled to travel alone to an unnamed city. All the while, in a police incident room, the hunt is on for a killer.
A riotous new comedy about a diabolical 100-year-old granny who’s literally eating her family out of house and home. Based on La Nona by Roberto Cossa. In a new version by Douglas Maxwell. Directed by Graham McLaren
A powerful and provocative new production exploring the deep-rooted cultural practice of Female Genital Mutilation. Based on current, true stories from girls affected in Scotland and the rest of the UK, mothers who feel under pressure to continue the practice, and the experiences of midwives, lawyers, police officers, teachers and health workers trying to effect change in communities.
International Plays from Ukraine and Russia
Curated by Nicola McCartney. In association with A Play, A Pie and A Pint and the University of Edinburgh. New work from three of Russia and Ukraine’s most established and respected writers of “Novii Drama” or “New Drama.”
Thoughts Spoken Aloud From Above
The third of three new plays in the International Plays from Ukraine and Russia Season In association with A Play, A Pie and A Pint and the University of Edinburgh. Written by Yuri Klavdiev. Adapted by Peter Arnott. Literal translation by Alexandra Smith.