Ahead of its run at Perth Theatre from January 30 to February 3, Michael Alexander speaks to Fife-raised Cora Bissett - the director of life-affirming musical drama Glasgow Girls which is based on the true story of seven teenagers fighting to prevent the deportation of an asylum-seeking family - and also to real-life Glasgow Girl and former asylum seeker Roza Salih.
Ahead of the world premiere of her epic play Lost At Sea at Perth Theatre, Michael Alexander finds out from Moray-raised playwright, actress and musician Morna Young how the death of her father inspired her to become a writer.
He was the seer who anticipated the global financial collapse. He was a key part of the most unlikely political alliance in recent British history. He sold off the Post Office at a knock down price. And he wowed audiences on Strictly Come Dancing.
Jings, crivens, help ma boab – it’s The Broons! Award-winning playwright Rob Drummond brings the iconic characters from the famous comic strip to life in a production filled with laughs, love and visuals, set to a Scottish soundtrack.
The clock is ticking. The sand is slipping through the hourglass. But there’s still time to get yourself down to the Birnam Arts Centre on Sunday for a live history experience currently touring the UK.