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Theatre Gu Leor, supported by National Theatre of Scotland and The Abbey Theatre


Wed 19 Sep 2018

14+ | 90mins

Discovering the current issues of migration, mass movement and identity.

Friends Discount applicable

£15.50 / £13.50 Conc / £6 Students

Theatre Gu Leòr, supported by National Theatre of Scotland and The Abbey Theatre present Scotties.

Send home our dead / Beir abhaile ar marbh.

The untold story of ten young Irish lads lost in a Scottish bothy fire in 1937 wakes the soul of a young Glasgow boy today, struggling to find his voice. A powerful, new play celebrating the music and languages of Scotland and Ireland.

Thèid anam gille òg ann an Glaschu a dhùsgadh le sgeulachd mu dheichnear Èireannach a chaill am beatha ann an 1937 an tubaiste teine ann am bothan ann an Alba. Dealbh-chluich ùr le cànan agus ceòl Alba agus Èireann.

Accessible to audiences both with and without Gaelic.

Le taic bho Alba Cruthachail & Colmcille / Supported by Creative Scotland & Colmcille 

Air a co-choimiseanadh / Co-commisioned by National Theatre of Scotland & Theatre Gu Leòr


**** "a show to remember, and an important staging-post in Scotland’s long journey towards greater knowledge of itself, through the stories it tells.” - THE SCOTSMAN

**** “A brooding hybrid of theatrical forms.” - THE HERALD

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