A Trio O’ Plays Fi’ Weans Fra’ Scotland
Now touring our fabulous triptic of ‘Treasure Island’
‘A wonderland Adventure’ & ‘The PowerDown Play’.
Choose your show and let our delightfully crazy adventure begin. Each show is interactive and immerses your audience into any environment.
We can walk around your, garden, woodland, shoreside, town centre, playground or through your office block.
Treasure Island- Join Jim ‘Lad’ Hawkins on an intrepid adventure on Treasure Island, help find the buried treasure, and escape from Long John Silver! Calling all pirates to rediscover the great Scottish author, Robert Louis Stevenson’s, great classic tale!
The Power Down Play – Baron Can’t-Be-Bothered has been trapped in the Forest by Green Jean the Eco Queen! He can’t go home until he learns how to be ‘green’ and ‘Power Down’. Come and help the Baron discover his Eco Code, and be a true Carbon Zero Hero! Ideal for eco-initiatives.
The Wonderland Adventure – The White Rabbit is on tour and walking through your Wonderland! The Mad Hatter has lost his Dormouse, the Dormouse has lost the teapot and the Red Queen has lost her marbles! A madcap adventure, with a Treasure Hunt!
THE TECH SPEC
*We bring everything we need for our show. All we ask is a starting point and where you would like the audience to end, a start time and any event/site details. Somewhere dry to change always welcome!
** Treasure Island and The Wonderland Adventure incorporate ‘Treasure Hunts’ in the show. Client to provide small wrapped sweets or alternative as ‘treasure’.
Age Guidance – Age 0-14 years old target audience. Fun for all ages and family groups.
Audience – Maximum 70
Company – Cast of 3
Duration – 1 to 1.30 hours. Depends upon walk circuit and venue requirement.
Get in 180 minutes. (arrival & siting of show).
Suitable for any venue – We specialise in performing outdoors as part of a walk. We can cover most terrains, paths or grassy surfaces. Each show will be tailored to suit your site. Mobility access where walk allows, most level circuits will allow ‘wheels’. We can also adapt to perform inside, or offer a combination of indoor and out!
Marketing – Promote as an outdoor event to include; *Dress for the weather: *Wear suitable shoes: *Bring a torch if an evening event. We can provide promotional material for use in your own publicity.
Social Media – We have an active social media following and will promote your event through our own Social Media networks and website.
Workshops – We provide a variety of optional workshops to accompany our plays, which can be hosted indoor or out. Ranging from ‘drama skills’: ‘create your own woodland adventure’: ‘Develope Your Eco Code’ ‘Outdoor Voice’: Cost: Dependent on length and content. Contact us for more information.
What our promoters & audience say:
“This promoter of professional touring theatre companies, gives a ‘highly recommended’ for the performance at the Scottish Traditional Small Boats Festival. we are one of the four events chosen for homecoming Scotland. Standards were high and it was a pleasure to get Scotland’s top touring company” Helen Munro NEAT promoter. (North East Arts Touring)
“Treasure Island with The Walking Theatre Company was fabulous and we got to walk with them. I know I should have guessed by the name “walking theatre”. We go to a lot of shows brought by NEAT but we have never been IN one. Haste ye back” Shelley and Alex (Portsoy)
“Had a fantastic afternoon, you guys were brilliant! The kids said it was the best show they’ve ever seen (and we’ve seen loads on stage!) thank you, I’ve got 2 very happy kiddies tonight”!
‘Laura Kennaway’ – Balloch
“I can’t say how amazing that was! – your team are fabulous, the whole thing was so much – I am bursting with happiness’. Clare Gemmell, Centre Manager, Loch Lomond”
“Treasure Island last Sunday was absolutely brilliant! We were very lucky in that the rain held off during the actual walk and the children (and adults!) were all entranced. Jan Brown
Craignish Community Company”
Crathes Castle: Braemar Castle: Portsoy: Loch Lomond: Levongrove Dunbartonshire: Ardentiny Dunoon: Benmore Botanic Gardens: Dunollie Oban: Balloch: Ontario Canada: Halliburton Canada: Duchess Woods Helensburgh: Three Lochs Book Festival Salen: Strathlachlan Argyll: Dalmuir W. Dunbarton: Ardfern: Hill of Tarvit Mansionhouse, Cupar:Community Woodlands: Glenbranter Dunoon: