Warning: 18+ Contains strong language throughout. Advised not suitable for under 18s. Strictly no admittance to under 16s
Running time: 75 mins straight through, no interval.
“Sensationally epic and brutally intimate”, Thunderstruck is an international award-winning production concerning the legacy and mythology of a Pitlochry bin man, who flew beyond the summit of his art and changed Scottish music forever by defying established tradition and pushing to the absolute edge of what was possible. Take whatever romantic notions you have of the bagpipes and leave them at the door. Written and performed by Fifer, actor and bagpiper David Colvin who was a member of the original cast of the National Theatre of Scotland Play, Black Watch in 2006. Directed By Tom Freeman whose involvement in Scottish theatre spans many years with credits including 7:84 & Communicado Theatre companies.
Herald Angel & Scottish Arts Awards 2019
Adelaide Theatre & Perth Theatre Awards 2020
Sunday Post “One to Watch” 2021
Part of Scotland's 'Year of Stories' 2022
Creative Scotland Touring Fund Supported.