Unemployed actor and compulsive gambler McLuckie waits nervously in a claustrophobic corridor of a Glasgow hospital. He’s expecting the phone call he’s been waiting for his whole life – what could go wrong?
Broke Lad presents McLuckie's Line.
McLuckie's Line is a raw, hard hitting and at times hilarious monologue that delves into the wounded soul of Lawrence McLuckie. An unemployed actor and compulsive gambler waiting nervously in a claustrophobic corridor of a Glasgow hospital expecting a phone call from his aloof theatrical agent. An offer of work that will change his life forever - what could go wrong? Place your bets…
Written by Martin Travers and Martin Docherty
'...stunningly vivid evocation of life on the front line in working-class Glasgow…stories that have an energy and poetry that are funny, angry and elegiac' The Scotsman, Joyce McMillan ★★★★
'Martin Docherty is tremendous as the bold Larry' - Daily Record, Anna Burnside ★★★★
'The lyrical, yet profane writing is a joy…feels like a spontaneous meeting with an old friend - the kind you love dearly' - The List, Lorna Irvine ★★★★
AGE RECOMMENDATION: 16+ (STRONG LANGUAGE AND DRUG REFERENCES)
SHOW LENGTH: 60 MINUTES (NO INTERVAL)