This Restless House
A new trilogy of plays by acclaimed writer Zinnie Harris, inspired by Aeschylus’ Greek tragedy The Oresteia. Dominic Hill directs the bloody saga of a family torn apart by a succession of murders and betrayals. A co-production with the Citizens Theatre.
I Am Thomas
A glimpse into Edinburgh’s dark past brings out black humour in the true story of Thomas Aitkenhead - the last person in Britain to be executed for blasphemy. Collaborating with award-winning poet Simon Armitage, Told by an Idiot, National Theatre of Scotland and The Lyceum, Edinburgh in association with Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse present a wildly comic and provocative piece of music theatre.
A major new Aberdeen arts project celebrating the city and its people. Across the city, September 2015 to April 2016. We are inviting the people of Aberdeen to take part in a major new production that will explore the city’s rich history, celebrate the character of its citizens and re-imagine its future place in the world.
Meet the Artists 2016
Meet the Artists… is a free event that offers audiences the rare opportunity to hear more about the National Theatre of Scotland’s forthcoming 2016 season directly from the writers, directors, designers and actors involved in creating the work that will be on stage.
A Christmas Carol
Charles Dickens’ immortal tale of the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge is brought to eerie life by the National Theatre of Scotland in this unique, boutique production.