Byre Theatre


Theatre preview: Democracy

September 16 2016

Political infighting. Loyalty. Spying. Scheming and betrayal. In this era of Johnson, Corbyn, Putin and Trump, these phrases are as relevant to the world of politics today as they’ve ever been.


Pioneering project to make St Andrews a Dementia Friendly Community

September 12 2016

An estimated 90,000 people in Scotland have dementia, and with an ageing population, that number is set to rise. MICHAEL ALEXANDER meets Dundee-raised Dr Maggie Ellis of St Andrews University who is leading a pioneering project to make the Fife town a ‘Dementia Friendly Community’.


Auld Hat New Heids at the Byre Theatre

September 2 2016

They are four of Scotland’s most experienced musicians and now they have teamed up to present a show of Scottish songs seldom now heard, but once the basis of the folk revival in the 1960’s and 1970’s.