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The Red Chair

Scottish Tour • March 2017

Returning to its spiritual home, The Red Chair tours to Scotland in March this year.

Join acclaimed Dundee-born writer and performer Sarah Cameron as she takes you on a journey through a landscape of twisted reason. Told in a rich Scots dialect with physical verve, a musical score that rolls in like the mist over the hills and a dram of whisky to oil the way, The Red Chair tells the story of a man who could not stop eating, the wife doomed to cook his meals and their ‘inveesible’ daughter.

3 & 4 March • 8pm
Tron Theatre, Glasgow

63 Trongate, Glasgow G1 5HB
£10 / £7.50
0141 552 4267

6 March 7.30pm
Eden Court, Inverness

Bishops Road, Inverness IV3 5SA
01463 239841

8 March 7.30pm
Seaboard Centre, Tain

Balintore East St, Balintore,
Tain IV20 1UA
£10 / £8
01862 832888

10 March 7.30pm
Aros, Isle of Skye

Viewfield Road, Portree,
Isle of Skye IV51 9EU
£12 / £10 / £8
01478 613750

13 March 7.30pm
Macphail Centre, Ullapool

Mill Street, Ullapool, IV26 2UN
01854 613336

14 March • 7.30pm
Gairloch Community Hall, Gairloch

Achtercaim, Gairloch, IV21 2BP

15 March • 7.30pm
Craignish Village Hall, Ardfern

Ardfern, Lochgilphead PA31 8QN
£9 / £6

17 & 18 March • 8pm
Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

10 Cambridge Street,
Edinburgh EH1 2ED
£16.50 / £13.50 / £8.50
0131 228 1404

20 March • 7.30pm
Theatre Royal, Dumfries

66-68 Shakespeare Street,
Dumfries DG1 2JH
01387 254209

31 March • 7.30pm
Dundee Rep Theatre, Dundee

Tay Square, Dundee DD1 1PB
£14 / £12 / £11



Performing Medicine

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creative learning

Clod Ensemble’s free research and development programme for performers, musicians and artists.

Creative Collaboration: Practice Meets Research

Tuesday 7th March • 10am – 5pm • Free
The Lowry, Pier 8, Salford Quays, Salford M50 3AZ

Interdisciplinary collaboration between researchers, artists and scientists is becoming increasingly common, and can lead to rich and rewarding dialogue which feeds artistic and research projects.

Over 21 years, Clod Ensemble has collaborated with many different researchers and academics in many different ways. Led by Suzy Willson, this workshop invites performance makers, choreographers and researchers to consider: How might a researcher play a valuable role in the artistic process? How might an artistic perspective alter or enhance the course of a scientific research project? How might you go about establishing a fruitful partnership?

Application deadline: Tue 21st February, 10am

Creative Collaboration is free to attend but places are limited.
If you are interested in taking part, please send your CV and an expression of interest to

Musicians and Stage Presence

Friday 24th March • 10am – 5pm • Free
Wales Millennium Centre, Bute Place, Cardiff CF10 5AL
Led by Suzy Willson, Clod Ensemble’s Artistic Director

This workshop starts from the premise that stage presence is something you can work at, not simply something you are born with. For musicians at all stages of their career, this workshop will help musicians understand how our physicality affects the way we come across on stage, what unconscious cues we send to an audience by the way we present ourselves (whether from over exuberance or inhibition) and how an awareness of your own physicality can help all round musicianship.

Application deadline: Friday 10th March, 10am

Musicians and Stage Presence is free to attend but places are limited.
If you are interested in taking part, please send a short bio or links to recordings/video of your performance to


Musicians in Cardiff should also have a look at Barod - Swn Festival's music industry training programme.

Between February and April, Barod wil include workshops and lectures delivered by leading industry experts covering marketing, technical riders, registering for royalties, managing money and more.

Jazz Cigarettes

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