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‘Burlap’ is the working title for an ongoing research and development project working with young people and the organisations and professionals that support them to explore themes, stories, characters, settings and outdoor performance spaces and places. This process  involves them at a very early stage of development in an age appropriate critical response process, drawing… Continue reading Burlap


By Freda O’Byrne Touring in 2020 and in 2021 ‘Military necessity does not admit of cruelty’ Abraham Lincoln 1863 A radical, immersive work using a mix of puppetry, soundscapes and projection to shine a light on post 9/11 human rights violations. “profoundly moving piece of total theatre… this beautiful, exquisitely made show, driven by a quiet… Continue reading Rendition

Simple Times

Simple Times was made in North Edinburgh Arts for the Luminate and Mental Health Arts and Film Festivals 2016. It was re-rehearsed and taken to Langside Church with a further showing at North Edinburgh Arts in March 2017. A poignant, funny story of growing up in Glasgow in the 50s and 60s evoking memories from that… Continue reading Simple Times

The Seven Ravens

The story of a young woman who discovers, from gossip overheard at her workplace, that she had seven brothers who were cursed and turned into Ravens when she was a tiny infant. Despite her parents pleas to stay at home, she resolves to set off on a quest to rescue them. This was first shown… Continue reading The Seven Ravens