Part of TalkFest in the BordersA Double BillWhat Lies Beneath? by Tom MurrayPresented by Firebrand Theatre CompanyAll it takes is one piece of archaeological evidence to change how we understand our history forever.Sara is an archaeologist. When she discovers a buried truth in her own life her world crumbles like the important ancient site she is now investigating.A fascinating opportunity to hear a new script in development by Selkirk playwright Tom Murray. Be among the first to hear an extract of this brand new play, which has been commissioned by Borders-based Firebrand Theatre Company. Scenes will be performed script-in-hand by professional actors.Tom Murray is a playwright, poet and fiction writer living in the Scottish Borders. He has had a number of his plays produced professionally. He has also enjoyed working with youth theatres and has written community based plays.Firebrand, the theatre company based in the Borders, has a knack for identifying new plays that are destined to become contemporary classics.Allan Radcliffe, The Times, 14/03/2016Brace Positionby Rona MunroSister and brother Maggie and Mark board a flight from Los Angeles to Glasgow, and quickly find it is ill-fated in more ways than one. While she battles her fear of flying, he wrestles with guilt at having lost touch with his family in Scotland after settling in California.A seeming standard family drama turns out to have a poignant and politically pertinent undertow.A rare opportunity to see Rona Munros Brace Position.Formidably well-crafted thoroughly enjoyablesurprisingly moving Joyce McMillan, The ScotsmanRona Munrohas written extensively for stage, radio, film and television.Her most recent credits include The James Plays, a trilogy of plays for the National Theatre of Scotland, National Theatre UK and Edinburgh International Festival, and Scuttlers for the Royal Exchange Manchester.Film and TV work includes the Ken Loach film Ladybird Ladybird, Casualty and Dr Who.Rona is Chair of the Board for Playwrights Studio, Scotland.