Event Type: digital
Friends of the Eastgate & Tweed Theatre present: The Steamie, Part One

DATE:
Thurs 24 Sept

TIME:
Whenever you like

PRICE:
Free, but donations to the EASTGATE OPEN DOORS CAMPAIGN would be greatly appreciated.

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In September 2014, Tweed Theatre revisited The Steamie – an award-winning staple of Scottish theatre – in a production directed by Elizabeth O’ Raw.

It’s Hogmanay in the Steamie and four women get down to finishing their washing in time for the bells. The quartet, hindered and helped by the hapless mechanic Andy, gossip, sing, laugh and cry their way into the New Year. They conjure up a poignant, hilarious slice of life in 1950s Glasgow, when community was everything and beginning to fracture.

Filmed by Gordon Russell live at the Eastgate Theatre. Part two of The Steamie will screen on Thurs 1 October.

Available on the Friends’ YouTube channel – PLEASE CLICK HERE TO VIEW

And be sure to keep checking back for more #eastgateathome content on the FRIENDS’ YOUTUBE CHANNEL. New clips are posted weekly on Thursdays! And if you enjoy what you see, please consider donating to the EASTGATE OPEN DOORS CAMPAIGN.

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