Event Type: Drama
CPF Tweed Tales

DATE:
Saturday 27 August

TIME:
7.30PM

PRICE:
£12, £10 Friends, disabled, under 26, £8 under 16

DESCRIPTION:

Six new takes on the River Tweed by the writers, actors and director of Borders Pub Theatre.

CREATIVE PEEBLES FESTIVAL

Borders Pub Theatre presents Tweed Tales – six takes on the River Tweed from six playwrights, three actors and one director. These six, ten-minute plays will be performed script-in-hand on the night, bringing the River Tweed to life and brand new writing to Eastgate audiences 2022. The plays include:

We Go Back A Long Way by John McEwen: What do you do when your worst enemy is in trouble and no one can help but you?

Unseen-on-Tweed by Clare Watson: At the same time, every day, they sit on the wall by the river. What are they waiting for and who are they, anyway?

Flat Tail by Campbell Hutcheson: A foreigner’s arrival upsets a tranquil Borders community.

First Date by Anita John: Will love blossom when two people meet on a first date in a brand-new restaurant on the Tweed?

Black Gold by Robert Sproul-Cran: An ancient fish returns to the Tweed – and it’s going to make quite a splash!

Our Place by Emily Larner: Love can strike at any time and often when we least expect it. Rose and Thistle stumble into a deep love affair by the Tweed and, like the river, it is turbulent and majestic.

Directed by: Fiona Mackinnon

Performed by: Nicola Jo Cully, Emily Larner, Scott Noble

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