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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


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.

NEW MURDER MYSTERY WEEKEND: ‘Allo ‘Allo Tribute coming to Dunoon this July!

** M U R D E R   M Y S T E R Y   K L A X O N **

*Brand New Murder Mystery Weekend Debuting July 2016! *

*Resistance is in the air, as the soldiers march into town. Step back in time to German occupied France, for a rip-roaring ‘listen very carefully, I shall say zis only once’ “Allo, Allo,” Tribute Murder Mystery Weekend!*


*Join the hunt for the Fallen Madonna with the Big Boobies and look out for Herr Flick. Listen very carefully as, simply everyone has something to hide! *

*Murder Mystery weekend at The Argyll Hotel in Dunoon. Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre performance commences on Friday 15th of July, concluding on Saturday 16th of July. A fantastic fun-filled weekend ‘doon the watter’!*

*Contact the hotel directly for more details, and to book!
Call 01369 702 059 TODAY!

MusicMakesMe: Album Review


“…there’s an almost holistic comfort in Joy Dunlop’s ‘Is Duine Me’, and a satisfying, wistful melancholy running through the gentle folk pop and country balladeering of this haunting collection…”

We are SO PROUD of our Music Makes Me project!!

Read more: http://www.scotsman.com/lifestyle/culture/music/album-reviews-garbage-abc-music-makes-me-1-4144869
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Did you know…

… TWTC HQ is based in the glorious grounds of Dunans Castle – Home of the Scottish Laird Project in Glendaruel, Argyll? We LOVE being based in such a beautiful location – breathtaking scenery always provides inspiration, especially on a sunny day like today!

Gangsters & Dolls head to Dunoon

**  Happy Friday, Walking Theatre Fans **
We’re heading to The Argyll Hotel in ??Dunoon? tonight to kickstart the weekend in true Mafia style, as our Gangsters & Dolls are in town!


Someone’s gonna get clipped! But who will it be, and why…?

Murder Mystery Weekends in Dunoon

We have another wickedly wonderful weekend ahead of us at one of our FAVOURITE venues – The Argyll Hotel in Dunoon! Our Capo da Capo Don Cannelloni requests the urgent pleasure of your company, to renew your family vows and hatch a plot! Someone’s gonna get clipped, but who will it be….and WHY?!

Gangsters & Dolls ?#?MurderMystery? weekend commencing this Friday, 3rd of June! Ooh yeah!

Find out more about our Murder Mystery Weekends in ?#?Dunoon? by clicking the link below!

PRE-ORDER your own copy of our Music Makes Me DEBUT ALBUM ‘Into The Wild Country’ TODAY!!

‘In The Wild Country’ is the MusicMakesMe project’s debut album. It consists of 10 original songs, written and performed by 8 highly talented musicians living and working in Argyll. This album reflects the sounds of a wild (and very creative!) country. The project was conceived by Argyll-based playwright/actress Sadie Dixon-Spain, led by The Walking Theatre Company and supported by the Talent Development Fund from Creative Scotland.


Head over to the www.musicmakesme.scot/cd website to pre-order your copy today!

Gangsters & Dolls on the loose!

What a Wickedly Wonderful night we had last night at Castle Lachlan with the Gangsters and Dolls from QD Events! Lots of fun and frolics – a fantastically fun private party!

Fancy your own Murder Mystery celebration, night out, corporate event, work social, or get-together? Contact us today at TWTC HQ to find out more! Email Alana: alana@thewalkingtheatrecompany.com, or call 01369 820 115!