A ceilidh through Scotland's past - and present

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil

5th JUNE 2019

19.30PM -

Perth Theatre

Perth Theatre

Mill Street
Perth, Perth and Kinross, PH1 5HZ, Scotland
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A ceilidh through Scotland's past - and present

This legendary piece of Scottish theatre tells the story of the exploitation of Scottish lands, waters and people over the centuries and it's coming to Perth Theatre.

From the highland clearances to the oil boom, this is the universal tale of how the greed of a few blights the lives of many. Add a generous dose of Scottish rebellion and irreverence. Throw in some live music and a riotous ceilidh - you've got yourself a rollicking great night out.

Following 2015's hugely successful restaging, this new version of The Cheviot takes the story back to its roots, visiting intimate art centres and community spaces, echoing the play's original 1970s tour by 7:84.

Come and experience the 'Story that has a beginning, a middle but, as yet, no end...'

Note: Age guidance: 14+

Approx running time: 2hrs 40mins

Tickets: £18; concessions £16; students/Young Scot cardholders/under 16s £10 (inc £1.50 booking fee per ticket)
Futureproof Passport Holders £5

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Horsecross Arts is a creative organisation that runs the fantastic Perth Concert Hall, and the newly refurbished Perth Theatre, Scotland’s oldest repertory theatre company.

These two wonderful, contrasting venues - the historic Edwardian theatre with its classic proscenium arch and the state of the art concert hall with some of the finest acoustics in Europe - are at the heart of cultural life in Perthshire and the venues are a destination and a resource base for everyone.

The multi-award winning team has earned a reputation for adventurous programming, unique commissions, critically acclaimed performances by world-class artists and inspirational community activities.



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