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Tonight in Raasay…

The Murderous Walking Theatre Company crew are kickstarting this weekend on the beautiful island of Raasay, for a HIGHLAND WEDDING like no other! Delighted to be bringing our fun-filled Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre to the island – big thanks to the Raasay Community Association (Comann Muinntir Ratharsair) for inviting us!

We are looking for an adventure!

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We agree with you there, Shakers! TWTC love performing in new venues, and in any location imaginable! From Clachan to Kirkyard, Woodland to Playground, Cinema to Arts Centre, Village Hall to Castle Estate, High Street to Forest walk…and everything in between! Where would YOU like to join The Walking Theatre Company on an interactive outdoor theatre adventure in 2016? Comment below and let us know!

Bon Voyage!

Today is the day our Artistic Director and In-House Playwright, Sadie Dixon-Spain, and Core Company Actor, Colin Little, jet off to Canada to attend, present, and perform at the Symposium for Performing Arts in Rural Communities (SPARC), hosted in the Hailburton Highlands, Ontario!

Safe travels from TWTC Towers, can’t wait to hear all about it!


2014, TWTC is ready for you!

2014 is almost in sight, and what a year it’s set to be!

Homecoming, Commonwealth Games, and much, much more! Why not celebrate with TWTC at an event or two next year? A spot of outdoor theatre, a wickedly wonderful Murder Mystery, a Flying Kitchen for a taste experience like no other, some magical storytelling from our Time Traveller…the list is endless! Contact us to discuss your 2014 event ideas!

Tel: 01369 820 115 or email alana@thewalkingtheatrecompany.com!

Let’s make 2014 the best year yet!

2014: Where do YOU want to see TWTC?

Here at The Walking Theatre Company, we are already planning our outdoor theatre adventures for 2014!

We perform all over Scotland (and beyond!) and are looking to find brand new locations to encourage even more audiences to engage with the great outdoors and the wonderful world of theatre!

So we want to know, where would YOU like to see TWTC perform next year? 

Woodland, forest, community, Clachan, ruin, Castle, garden…get in touch and let us know!

You can join in the conversation on Facebook or Twitter, or comment here on our Blog!

Look forward to hearing your suggestions!!

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Bringing Canada to Scotland, just in time for Canada Day!


“Take me to the New World!”

"Take me to the New World!"



The Isle of Lismore was the location of the second Scottish performance of “Selkirk’s New Nation” by The Walking Theatre Company and the Canadian Walking Youth Theatre, on Sunday 30th of June 2013.

Our acting team braved the typical Scottish weather, and put on a fantastic interactive, walking performance for a fantastic audience, who let the weather dampen their clothes but not their spirits!

Starting outside the Lismore Gaelic Heritage Centre, the action began when Miles MacDonnall, played by TWTC Core Company Actor, Colin Little, set the scene of the Highlands in 1811, to spread news of Lord Selkirk’s venture to ‘the New World’. Or team of 25 Canadian Youths put on a fantastic show, supported by both Colin, and TWTC’s Artistic Director, in-house playwright, and Selkirk’s New Nation’s Lady Selkirk, Sadie Dixon-Spain.

Our Youth Team have no left Scotland, and after a few days exploring London, will be returning to Manitoba with an abundance of stories, and a whole host of memories to share with their friends and family back home.

We wish them safe travels, and can’t wait ’til we meet and perform with them all again soon!