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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.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream in Strathpeffer!

What a fantastic evening we had last night at Strathpeffer Pavilion, celebrating the Summer Solstice with a Walking Theatre performance of ‘Conference of the Faeries – our interactive, outdoor adaptation of Shakespeare’s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’

HUGE THANKS to Strathpeffer Pavilion for inviting us to perform in their beautiful gardens – we look forward to returning in October 2016 for a spot of spooky Halloween Murder Mystery!

Cast List:

Rebecca Bloom – Annie Fairbottom
Sadie Dixon-Spain – Puck
Steph Falls – Titania
Colin Little – Oberon

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Sno is on the GO!

Tickets on sale NOW
Princess Snow White, so fair of face,
Needs YOUR help, it is a race.
The Evil Queen has a nasty plan.
Can we stop her, yes we CAN!

The Walking Theatre Company proudly presents ‘Fairy Tales
Walking’, our 2016 season at Loch Lomond Shores! Productions created by TWTC’s playwright, Sadie D.Spain!

We are kickstarting the adventures with ‘Snow on the Go’ on Friday, 25th of March!

Get your tickets by clicking: https://www.itison.com/Glasgow/events/plays-in-the-park-snow-white-at-loch-lomond-shores

Throwback Thursday!

Mad Hatter and Red Queen - SMDS : ASD

We’re having a chuckle looking back at these fun photos taken by our team before performing ‘The Wonderland Adventure’ at Loch Lomond Shores back in November of 2013!

Our cast: Rebecca Bloom as the White Rabbit, Sadie Dixon-Spain as the Red Queen, and Allan Scott-Douglas as the totally bonkers Mad Hatter!

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Castle Toward, Ooooh Arrgh!

TWTC are delighted to be performing Treasure Island at Castle Toward tomorrow – a fantastic venue. See you there!
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The Christmas Tree is now up at Castle Toward for the Castle Toward Christmas Fayre tomorrow – you’re last chance of the year to visit the Mansion House.
Here’s a brief taster of what’s on offer.
Doors Open 11.30am – 5pm FREE ENTRY

Teas, Coffees and Mulled Wine on sale all day in the Tea Room

12.00 – 12.20 Santa and the Giant red squirrel for photos at Santa’s Grotto
12.30 – 1pm The Cowal Fiddle Workshop Christmas Carols
1 – 1.20pm Innellan and Toward Primary School Choir performance
1.30pm The Walking Theatre Company – Treasure Island performance
3 – 3.30pm Santa and the Giant Red Squirrel photos at Santa’s Grotto

Members of the SCCDC will be in attendance all day to answer any questions about the community buy out process and the progress to date.

Hot Food all day supplied by Winston Churchill at the main door.
Real Trees for sale by the forestry commission in the main car park.

Christmas Crafters for the kids.

Arts and Craft stalls featuring,

Brian Philips Artist
Susan Turmeau Jewellery
Jan Ferguson’s Wildlife artist
Kerrie Ferguson Baking
Ray Wither Pottery
Moira Ferguson Pottery
Jan Oliver Artist
Eric Large Wood turner
Val O’Regan Jeweller
Jackie McBurnie Wood Products

Charity Stalls including,

Crossroads Cowal & Bute
Morphed Music Dunoon Grammar School
Innellan & Toward Primary Schools
Cowal Befrienders
Innellan & Toward Family Centre
Innellan Village
Key Community Supports
RCOP Consultation Team
Happy Dayz
Hamper Raffle

Gangsters & Dolls head to Dunoon!

We are delighted to welcome back Karen Bartke, of Scot Squad success!

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This weekend she re-joins the brilliant ‘Gangsters Mamma Mia’, show at the Argyll Hotel. With the lovely Rebecca Bloom, Simon Linnell and David Wright.

A wickedly naughty group, if ever there was one!

The Power Down Play heads to Oban!

This morning, TWTC headed to the Oban Phoenix Cinema to perform our delightfully bonkers Eco Play, ‘The Power Down Play’, for two fantastic Oban Primary Schools!

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Green Jim the Eco King had trapped Baron CantBe Bothered in the cinema, and he wasn’t allowed to leave until he learned how to become a Carbon Hero!

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Puck the Eco Sprite was on hand to help that Baron change his ways!

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What a great day had by all – thank you to Oban Phoenix Cinema – hope to see you all again soon!

A ‘Conference of the Faeries’ at Loch Lomond Shores!

A magical adventure on a Hen Party like no other, yesterday afternoon, Sunday 24th August, at Loch Lomond Shores! The sun peeked through the clouds for our ‘Conference of the Faeries’, and what a wonderful time we had!
Check out some photos from the performance here – TWTC’s Conference of the Faeries – Photo Album by Loch Lomond Shores.
We have just been sent this fantastic post from our friends at Loch Lomond Shores who shared a wonderful review of yesterday’s Walking Theatre performance of ‘Conference of the Faeries’, A Midsummer Nights Dream adaption! Many thanks to our lovely audience member who shared such kind words – and thanks to all our audience members who made the performance so much fun!

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Just had this lovely review from a visitor who attended the Adaptation of a Midsummer Night’s Dream at Loch Lomond Shores yesterday. A massive thank you to you guys.
“Great afternoon with walking theatre company. Everyone enjoyed themselves and it was good to see children experiencing a taste of Shakespeare . Great introduction for them to the classics.WTC worked very hard and we would certainly come to see them again. Wonderful entertainment is a spectacular setting.”

A Conference of the Faeries, at Loch Lomond Shores

“The course of true love never did run smooth.” 

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Join The Walking Theatre Company on a magical adventure at Loch Lomond Shores on Sunday 24th August at 3pm, where Faerie and Mortal worlds will collide, on an unforgettable Shakespearian adventure!

For tickets, visit https://www.itison.com/Glasgow/events/a-midsummer-night-s-dream-adaptation–2

A Walking Theatre Whirlwind Weekend

And despite Britain being caught in the dying thralls of Hurricane Bertha, TWTC has manned and womaned up and given our deliciously soggy best. Midsummers Nights Dream at Dunollie on Friday night was brilliant and the sturdy cast and audience were rewarded with Prosecco and cappuccino – thanks Dunollie! Today we reach Shettleston with our brilliant ‘Commonwealth Kitchen’, Alice McKerrow and Steph Falls, do what TWTC does best entertain, whatever the weather. Thanks to our amazing actors and our brilliant audiences… Tomorrow Kirkintilloch, for WWII Flying Kitchen.

TWTC WWI Commemorative Events Poster