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Family Fun with Pirate Day at Loch Katrine

Yo, Ho! Yo, Ho! A Pirate’s Life For Me!

 Calling all Pirates, Wannabe Pirates, and Swashbucklin’ Seadawgs!

Thar be hidden treasure at Loch Katrine, and our jolly pirate folks are heading aboard the Sir Walter Scott Steamship on a madcap exhibition to uncover the priceless gems! 

Book your tickets NOW for the PIRATES AHOY event at Loch Katrine TOMORROW Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd of July 2018!

Click on the itison Glasgow link below…or prepare to walk the plank!

https://www.itison.com/Glasgow/events/loch-katrine/family

New Show Launches at the Caledonian Canal

WATERS OF TIME

We are delighted to share with you the news of our exciting new Walking Theatre historical piece, commissioned by Scottish Canals, which will delve into the past of the Caledonian Canal in Fort Augustus this July and August!

‘The Caledonian Canal significantly re-shaped lives and land in its forging and as a writer, I have been inspired by the journey through time, that the canal has taken me on. Momentous and epic are two words that spring to mind.’ – Sadie Dixon-Spain, Playwright and Artistic Director of The Walking Theatre Company shares her experience in delving into past of the Caledonian Canal, and writing this fantastic production.

Tickets for Waters of Time are available from the Caledonian Canal Centre, Fort Augustus.
Performances held on 25–29 July and 1–5 August.
Performance times: 11am, 12.15pm, 2pm, 3.15pm and, 4.30pm.
Tickets £7 each, Under 5s free.

The Caledonian Canal Centre is open daily – grab and go and retail: 9am-5pm; café: 9am-4.30pm.

The Walking Theatre Company proudly introduce our ‘Waters In Time’ cast: Alfie WellcoatEuan Cuthbertson, and in her debut Walking Theatre role, Innes Anderson.

Thank you to Scottish Field for sharing this article which you can read by clicking here.

Pirates, Ahoy! A Family Day Out at Loch Katrine!

“To err is human, to ARR is PIRATE!” 

Join The Walking Theatre Company at Loch Katrine as our salty sea-dogs join the crew of the Steamship Sir Walter Scott on the 21st AND 22nd of JULY 2018, for a weekend of pirate pandemonium!

Bring your best Pirate costume to join our motley band of mariners!

All cruises depart from Trossachs Pier at 10:00 and 11:30 on the Lady of the Lake and 13:00, 14:30 and 16:00 on the Steamship Sir Walter Scott.

Ticket prices ADULT £18, U 16 – £12.50, U 5 – £5, Price includes treasure hunt and ice cream for those that complete all the clues!

To book call 018772332000.

Murder Mystery Nights in Pitlochry

This Saturday, we return to one of our favourite venues, Fishers Hotel Pitlochry, for a spot of wickedly wonderful Murder Mystery fun! 

A traditional Highland Wedding is in store…but will the ‘I Do’s’ go without a hitch? 

 Our Groom Jamie appears to have a secret…or two…to share!

This weekend’s show is SOLD OUT but there is still time to book a murderously good night out in Pitlochry before 2018 is through!

Upcoming Dates at Fishers Hotel:
Saturday 28th of July – Spying Tonight
Saturday 04th of Aug – Haunted Hotel
Saturday 10th of Nov – The Skeleton Wedding
Saturday 24th of Nov – Haunted Hotel

For more info, and to book, contact the Hotel directly on 01796 472000

Murder Mystery Fans – We Need You!

Have you been to one of our public events, or hosted your own wickedly wonderful Murder Mystery?

If the answer is YES, we want to hear from you!

If you could describe the experience in three words, what would they be?

Do you have any pictures from the night? We’d love to see those fantastic outfits we know you love to wear!

Comment below, send us a message, or email your pics to alana@thewalkingtheatrecompany.com

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!FESTIVE ANNOUNCEMENT KLAXON!

The Walking Theatre Company is delighted to be performing at the stunning Blenheim Palace this Festive Season, for the 2016 #ChristmasAtBlenheim event!

The estate will be illuminated for an unforgettable after dark festive trail along winding paths, beside tranquil waters and through extraordinary Parkland. A spectacular site-specific Christmas production has been created by TWTC’s very own Sadie Dixon-Spain, and we are thrilled to once again be working with our fantastic friends at Culture Creature.

With rehearsals well underway, we would like to introduce you to our first ever Christmas at Blenheim Cast! We are delighted to welcome Alexandra Ford, Owen Frost, Gavin Moore, and Bethany Goodman to team TWTC – and what a elf-tacular bunch they are!

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Come along and visit the magical Christmas Wonderland at Blenheim this Festive Season – running from 25th November ’til the 2nd of January! ??
Find out more: by visiting http://www.blenheimpalace.com/

One More Fright Night!

The last night of our spooky Autumn tour, Saturday 12th November with the Haunted Hotel Crew, scaring up a storm at Fishers Hotel Pitlochry with Sarah-Beth Brown, Dougie Walker, Trish Mullen and Alfie Wellcoat.

It has been an amazing few weeks for The Walking Theatre Company we have truly been spooky all over Scotland, from the Highlands to the lowlands and our talented teams have done us proud. A big shout out to the talent of#scottishactors and writers and the production crew, who all make our creative industry so powerful. Next stop, Christmas!

A must for your Spotify Playlist!

In the summer of 2015, The Walking Theatre Company brought eight professional musician-composers from Argyll together by the Music Makes Me project, each with a song inspired by life in the ‘Wild Country’. The album ‘In The Wild Country’, recorded on the shores of Loch Fyne in Strathlachlan Village Hall, is the result.

Find the album on iTunesApple Music and Spotify or order the CD viawww.musicmakesme.scot/cd

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Artists: Clair Tierney MusicPippa Reid-Foster Harpist, Alana Mathers fromThe BrambellesJoy Dunlop, Nick Lewis, David Fee, Martin Toye, Eddi Price. Project led by The Walking Theatre Company, delighted to work with Joe McAlinden of Linden and David Donaldson. Supported by Creative Scotland.