SAST – April 2017

SAST poster 2017

Tickets: http://www.seetickets.com/tour/short-attention-span-theatre

I’m producing, along with Tom Brogan, & directing, along with Tom Brogan and Jamie Lee McPherson, Short Attention Span Theatre again… This time we have…

Six new short plays:

Flensburg by Cormac Quinn

Working Title by Hannah Morton

North to Muira by Jane Sunderland

Horses With Horns by Richy Walsh

Red Label by Derek Banner

Of Sound Mind by Helen Bang

Starring:

John Love, Derek Banner, Scott Canevy, Hannah Morton, Karen Bartke, Johanna Harper, Megan Green and Calum Beaton.

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Small Mercies

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I don’t know how so much time has gone past – but our sitcom podcast Small Mercies is on episode 4!

Small Mercies: Celebrity Death

It stars –

Natalie Clark as Nora

Tom Brogan as Tony

Johanna Harper as Lynne

Paul Kozinski as Patrick

& it’s written by Karen Barclay (me) and Tom Brogan.

All 10 episodes here.

Photographs by Louise Henderson 

Taste The Blood: Kitten Kapers

I’ve written a short play, Kitten Kapers, as part of a Halloween horror triple bill at Govanhill Baths, Glasgow.

tickets here!: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2592915

My play is about a man who marries a witch who used to be his cat… but it’s loosely based on the true story of Louis Wain (1860 – 1939), the Victorian cat painter whose obsession turned into madness in his later years.

It’s 1985!

its 1985

Sauchiehall Soviet – a play about a fading pop star mistaken for a Communist spy – starring Julie Martis, Calum Beaton and Gillian Massey.

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The Roxy – by Tom Brogan – about a nightclub on the verge of closure and a worker who can’t let go – staring Paul Kozinski, Richard Gray, Louise Henderson (who also designed the gorgeous poster) and Natalie Clark.

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SAST – November 2015

SAST NOV 15 POSTER

On Monday 16th November and Tuesday 17th of November 2015 we had our second Short Attention Span Theatre event – with our great poster again designed by Louise Henderson.

This time we had six plays.

Murder In Bearsden by Elisabeth Holland

In 1955 three respectable ladies are interviewed by a police Inspector about the violent death of their friend.

directed by Karen Barclay

Daphne – Lindsey McNab

Sybil – Louisa Thornton

Fiona – Meli Bach

Inspector – Derek Banner

Innocent Age by Megan Green

A young assistant t.v. producer on a popular children’s t.v. show in the 1970s has to choose between her career and morality.

directed by Tom Brogan

Stevi – Louise Henderson

Lucy – Gillian Massey

Dillon – Meggan Jameson

Matt – Derek Banner

innocent age

Disaster Song by Karen Barclay

2 women are haunted by a folk song.

directed by Karen Barclay

June – Sarah Meikle

May – Louisa Thornton

disaster song

Jesus Wants You For A Stakebake by Alex Cox

The Angel of Death has to rectify an unfortunate mistake.

directed by Sarah McCardie

Danny – George Docherty

Death – Cameron McGarva

Donna – Julie Martis

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Someone Was Murdered Here by Fraser Campbell

A young couple have to choose between settling down in a cheap flat with a dark history or not settling down in a cheap flat with a dark history.

directed by Tom Brogan

Sam – Johanna Harper

Kate – Sarah Meikle

Andrew – Richard Gray

someone was murdered here

Thursday’s Child by Julie Martis

An internet group meet in real life to discuss their deep dark desires, and Alanis Morisette.

directed by Jamie Lee McPherson

Beth – Hannah Elizabeth Morton

Anita – Elle Seivwright

Immie – Jamie Lee McPherson

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