Emma Donoghue’s bestselling novel Room has been adapted as a new play with songs by Scottish songwriter Kathryn Joseph and Cora Bissett. Kidnapped as a teenage girl, Ma has been locked inside a purpose built room in her captor’s garden for seven years. Her five year old son, Jack, has no concept of the world outside and happily exists inside Room. But for Ma the time has come to escape and face their biggest challenge to date: the world outside Room.
Submarine Time Machine
It is with great delight, exhilaration and plentiful excitement that we announce the launch of the world’s most magnificent machine. A veritable wonder of the world, a sensational curiosity, a marvel of engineering and imagination. The Submarine Time Machine.
The 306: Day
1917. The war across the channel rages on. In Russia, a revolution is turning the social order on its head. And at home in Britain, there are women fighting their own battle. Rents are rising. Food is scarce. And war work can be deadly.
The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart
The McKittrick Hotel’s bar and music venue, The Heath, has been transformed into a high spirited Scottish Pub for the occasion, a unique and perfect setting for The Strange Undoing of Prudencia Hart.
Cora Bissett and David Greig’s life-affirming Scottish musical returns for a UK tour in 2016. Presented by Pachamama Productions. Originally co-produced by the National Theatre of Scotland, Theatre Royal Stratford East, Citizens Theatre & Richard Jordan Productions.