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Where will you ‘Wiz Around Oz’ this Summer?

Dorothy has lost Toto!
The Cowardly Lion has lost the Tin Man!
The Wicked Witch of the West has lost the Wicked Witch of the East!
The Scarecrow has lost the way!
…and the Great Wiz has lost his marbles!
**Munchkins needed to sort it all out!**

photo 1TOUR DATES:

Date: Thursday, 21st of July 2016
Time: 14:30hrs
Location: Ebba Centre & St Abbs Visitor Centre, St Abbs, Eyemouth, TD14 5PH 
Ticket Info: Adult £5, Child £3, Family (2 adult + 2 child) £12
Contact: Tel: 018907 71557 or via Facebook/Twitter: EbbaCentre
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Date: Friday, 22nd of July 2016
Time: 14:00hrs
Location: Bowhill House & Estate, Bowhill, Selkirk TD7 5ET
Ticket Info: Tickets £5 per person. Suitable from age 2 upwards, all children must be accompanied by an adult.
Contact: Booking recommended. To secure your place, please call 01750 22204 or email info@bowhillhouse.co.uk.
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Date: Saturday, 30th of July 2016
Time: 13:30hrs
Location: Dinton Pastures Country Park, Wokingham, RG10 0TH
Tickets: Call 0118 934 2016

Date: Saturday, 06th of August 2016
Time: 16:00hrs
Location: Watchtree Nature Reserve, nr Wiggonby, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5 6NL
Tickets: http://www.watchtree.co.uk/event/outdoor-theatre/

Date: Sunday, 14th of August 2016
Time: 14:00hrs
Location: Bucklebury Farm Park, Reading, RG7 6RR
Tickets: call 0118 971 4002

 

‘Wiz Around Oz’ is suitable for, and enjoyed by, all ages in the community. Each show is an open air event, following a gentle walk route, lasting approximately an hour and a half. Please dress for the weather, and wear suitable footwear!

SHOW: Conference of the Faeries @ Strathpeffer Pavilion, 21st June 2016

“Over hill, over dale,
Thorough bush, thorough brier,
Over park, over pale,
Thorough flood, thorough fire,
I do wander everywhere,”

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**Join The Walking Theatre Company at Strathpeffer Pavilion tomorrow, 21st of June 2016, as we perform The Conference of the Faeries, our Walking Theatre adaptation of William Shakespeare‘s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’.**

The performance will take place in the Pavilion Gardens. Well behaved dogs are welcome, and fancy dress is optional! Tickets are still available via the Strathpeffer Pavilion’s Box Office (01997 420 124) and onlinehttp://strathpefferpavilion.org/.

NEW SHOW ANNOUNCEMENT

We are thrilled to announce tickets for our DEBUT PERFORMANCE of our new Walking Theatre show ‘Hansel & Gretel’ are now on sale!

When? Sunday 3rd of July 2016
Where? Loch Lomond Shore
Time? 14:00hrs
Tickets? For tickets visit Itison Glasgow by clicking here!

Pinch! Punch! First of the Month!

Happy July, TWTC fans! What a beautiful sunny Wednesday to kickstart a new month! Rehearsals are in full swing at TWTC HQ this week, as our team prepare for their weekend adventures to the Isle of Raasay, and to the beautiful village of Glenelg!

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Catch TWTC perform on the Isle of Raasay on Friday 3rd of July at 14:00hrs, for a spot of ‘Treasure Island’, and then there is set to be a ‘Conference of the Faeries’ (Midsummer Nights Dream) on Saturday 4th of July @ 12:30hrs at Glenelg Village Hall! Two fantastic shows in two brand new venues! We are EXCITED! Now, back to rehearsing!

Ahoy, pirates!

Join us on the beautiful Isle of Raasay on Friday, 3rd of July, as we search for the hidden treasure, in an interactive Walking Theatre production of ‘Treasure Island’! Tickets available from the Raasay Community Association (Comann Muinntir Ratharsair) – information on the attached poster below!

Treasure Island @ Raasay - Poster July 2015

 

See you there, me hearties!

A successful sunny day in Pitlochry!

Today was a great day for The Walking Theatre Company, as our Creative Director, Sadie Dixon-Spain, travelled through to stunning Pitlochry, for a production meeting with the brilliant team at Pitlochry Festival Theatre and the Explorer’s Garden! TWTC were even luckily enough to have a sneak peak at the Explorer’s Garden before it opens to the public!

And why were TWTC in Pitlochry today?
Because The Walking Theatre Company are thrilled to be a part of Pitlochry Festival Theatre’s 2015 Summer Season, and Sadie headed along for a site-visit, to meet with the team, and to get planning some interactive outdoor Walking Theatre!

Pitlochry Festival Theatre, situated in the picturesque surroundings of Highland Perthshire, is an internationally renowned venue, famous for hosting high quality productions and attracting a 100,000 visitors from all across the UK and abroad every year!

TWTC are delighted to be bringing two of our outdoor, interactive Walking Theatre productions – ‘The White Rabbit’s Treasure Hunt’ on the 19th of July, and ‘Macbeth’s Way’ on the 23rd of August!

We will also be bringing our Flying Kitchen events to the Tummel & Tay Festival – A Highland High Tea in the Explorer’s Garden, on the 21st of June!

We would love to see you at Pitlochry Festival Theatre – tickets available now!

A Highland High Tea – Flying Kitchen – 21st June 2015, 3.30pm

Come and experience the true gastronomic delight of the sumptuous Scottish Highland High Tea in the beautiful surroundings of the Explorers Garden at Pitlochry Festival Theatre. Traditional Highland fayre is the ‘special’ of the day! Join our cook and her theatrical team as they tell the story of the high tea – a light, layered lingering repast, whipped up before your very eyes. Treats and fancies, cream & scones, preserves & cheese, oatcakes & pates, sweets and savouries, layer upon layer of heavenly highland food prepared before you, for you to try. On this wonderful, fun filled afternoon for all the family, discover how food has inspired great verse throughout the ages as well as trying new local specialities and even having a go at their creation! 

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Click here for tickets to ‘A Highland High Tea’

The White Rabbit’s Treasure Hunt – 19th July 2015, 2pm

The White Rabbit is looking for the Red Queen, and the Red Queen is looking for her flowers –beware you don’t lose your heads on this 90 minute magical adventure through our own outdoor Wonderland! For families and children of all ages. £10 adults £7.50 Children £27 Family

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Click here for tickets for ‘The White Rabbit’s Treasure Hunt’.

Macbeth’s Way – 23rd August, 2pm

In exciting adaption of a truly Shakespearian great by the Walking Theatre Company, join the merry troupe through a tale of magic, dark arts, murder, treason, intrigue, and monarchy in and around the grounds of Pitlochry Festival Theatre! £10 adults £7.50 Children £27

MacBeths Way - Christ Church Lochgilp 2013

Click here for tickets for ‘Macbeth’s Way’.

 

Pitlochry Festival Theatre – here we come!

 The Walking Theatre Company are thrilled to be a part of Pitlochry Festival Theatre’s 2015 Summer Season!

Pitlochry Festival Theatre, situated in the picturesque surroundings of Highland Perthshire, is an internationally renowned venue, famous for hosting high quality productions and attracting a 100,000 visitors from all across the UK and abroad every year!

TWTC are delighted to be bringing two of our outdoor, interactive Walking Theatre productions – ‘The White Rabbit’s Treasure Hunt’ on the 19th of July, and ‘Macbeth’s Way’ on the 23rd of August!

We will also be bringing our Flying Kitchen events to the Tummel & Tay Festival – details announced shortly!

We would love to see you at Pitlochry Festival Theatre – tickets available now!

The White Rabbit’s Treasure Hunt – 19th July 2015, 2pm

The White Rabbit is looking for the Red Queen, and the Red Queen is looking for her flowers –beware you don’t lose your heads on this 90 minute magical adventure through our own outdoor Wonderland! For families and children of all ages. £10 adults £7.50 Children £27 Family

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Click here for tickets for ‘The White Rabbit’s Treasure Hunt’.

Macbeth’s Way – 23rd August, 2pm

In exciting adaption of a truly Shakespearian great by the Walking Theatre Company, join the merry troupe through a tale of magic, dark arts, murder, treason, intrigue, and monarchy in and around the grounds of Pitlochry Festival Theatre! £10 adults £7.50 Children £27

MacBeths Way - Christ Church Lochgilp 2013

Click here for tickets for ‘Macbeth’s Way’.

 

Show: Conference of the Faeries, tonight at Dunollie!

Tonight, a Conference of the Faeries will be held in the grounds of Dunollie! Who will be joining The Walking Theatre Company for a spot of Midsummer Nights Dreaming, Friday 8th August, 7pm start! Dress for the ever-changing Argyll weather, and join us on a magical walk through the grounds of Dunollie!

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A ‘Conference of the Faeries’ at TWTC HQ!

Today, the air around TWTC HQ was full of the word of Shakespeare, as our fantastic acting team comprising of Karen Bartke, Rebecca Bloom, Sadie Dixon-Spain, and Colin Little, were rehearsing TWTC’s adaption of ‘Midsummer Nights Dream’, in preparation for this Friday’s performance at Dunollie. Tickets still available, so grabs yours while you can, and join Annie Fairbottom on a magical (and somewhat chaotic) Hen Party like no other!

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