Glasgow Girls

Perth & Kinross

Education key to ending ‘ignorance’ about asylum seekers, says real-life Glasgow Girl ahead of Perth Theatre show

January 25 2019

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.


National Theatre of Scotland – A decade of drama

October 8 2016

From Black Watch to Glasgow Girls, in its first 10 years the National Theatre of Scotland has produced an eclectic and exciting range of theatre reaching out to audiences across Scotland and beyond. Michael Alexander investigates its success.