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Glasgow Girls – Liverpool Playhouse

2017 UK Tour of The Glasgow Girls

Director/Composer: Cora Bissett Reviewer: John Roberts “Wee, sleekit, cow'rin, tim'rous beastie, O, what a panic's in thy breastie! Thou need na start awa sae hasty, Wi' bickering brattle! I wad be laith to rin an' chase thee, Wi' murd'ring pattle! In a post-Brexit state, the plight of the Glasgow Girls seems just as timely now as it was over a ...

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Rites – Tobacco Factory Theatres, Bristol

Adaptors: Cora Bissett and Yusra Warsama Director: Cora Bissett Reviewer: Kris Hallett Female genital mutilation (FGM) is reported to affect 130 million women across the world. In National Theatre of Scotland’sRites, playing at the Tobacco Factory as part of Bristol’s Mayfest, adaptor/director Cora Bissett has fashioned a ninety minute verbatim piece which sensitively guides us through a multitude of perspectives ...

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Rites – Contact Theatre, Manchester

  Director: Cora Bissett Co-creator: Yusra Warsama Reviewer: Steven Ireland Set back from Oxford Road, just past the colourfully remodelled Manchester Academy gig venue, the unassuming building of Contact Theatre could easily be missed, but inside dwells a vibrant venue with an output that’s consciously challenging, important and diverse. Rites, Contact’s co-production with National Theatre of Scotland, is the perfect ...

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Glasgow Girls – Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Writer: David Greig Composers: Cora Bissett, The Kielty Brothers, Patricia Panther &MC Soom T Director: Cora Bissett Reviewer: Lauren Humphreys Glasgow 2005, and the city and its high rise blocks have become home to a diverse range of asylum seekers. Drumchapel High School has become the focus for the children of these asylum seekers, but it's a world where night-time ...

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NEWS: The Triumphant Glasgow Girls Returns for Glasgow 2014 Cultural Programme

The National Theatre of Scotland is delighted to announce that, following its world premiere at the Citizens Theatre in Glasgow in 2012, and a successful run at Theatre Royal Stratford East, London in 2013,Glasgow Girls,the modern Scottish musical based on a real-life political campaign started by a group of teenage girls from the city, is returning to the Citizens next ...

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Glasgow Girls – Theatre Royal Stratford East, London

Book: David Greig Music &Lyrics: Cora Bissett, Sumati Bhardwaj, Patricia Panther, Kielty Brothers Director: Cora Bissett Reviewer: John Roberts [Rating:4.5] David Greig and Cora Bissetts’s Glasgow Girls, packs a powerful political punch, while firmly holding its tongue firmly in its cheek. Telling the true story of a group of 15 year old friends forced together in 1995, when the government ...

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