Careful by Lynn Ferguson
The world premiere of Scottish singer-songwriter Horse McDonald's autobiographical play, Careful - an inspirational story of her triumph over adversity through music. There are times in life when you need to be careful...
Growing up gay in Lanark in the 70s; when the reward is half a pack of fruit pastilles; when the lady on the train tells you about the doctor you should meet. These would be some of those times, but you'll always be saved if you use your voice. Horse takes us on a journey from kelpie in the Brownies to one of Scotland's most celebrated singers and through those times when she had to be...Careful.
Written by Lynn Ferguson and directed by Maggie Kinloch, Careful is Horse McDonald's spellbinding debut play. The second half of the evening takes the form of a live audience Q&A with Horse and Maggie Kinloch and a mini set of her greatest hits, performed by Horse.
Recommended for ages 14 plus.
Thursday 16 March - Eastwood Park, Giffnock
Friday 24 March - Birnam Arts Centre
Thursday 30 March - The Brunton, Musselburgh
Friday 31 March - Gardyne Theatre, Dundee
Saturday 1 April - Macrobert Centre, Stirling
Sunday 2 April - Eden Court, Inverness
Friday 7 April - Eastgate Theatre, Peebles
Saturday 8 April - Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock
Sunday 8 April - Motherwell Civic Centre
Thursday 20 April - Adam Smith Theatre, Kirkcaldy
Friday 21 April - Festival Theatre Studio, Edinburgh
Saturday 22 April - Festival Theatre Studio, Edinburgh
Thursday 27 April - Falkirk Town Hall, Falkirk
Friday 28 April - Paisley Arts Centre
Saturday 29 April - Lemon Tree Studio, Aberdeen
Friday 5 May - Uig Hall, Benmore by Dunoon
Saturday 6 May - Coveburgh Hall, Cove
Saturday 13 May - Gaiety Theatre, Ayr
Thursday 18 May - Lyth Arts Centre, Lyth
Friday 26 May - Tron Theatre, Glasgow
Saturday 27 May - Tron Theatre, Glasgow
See individual venue websites for booking details
Date and Location:
Start Date: Thursday, 16 March, 2017
End Date: Saturday, 27 May, 2017