Somersaults

Picture shows : Angus Peter Campbell (l) as Sandy (Father) and Tony Kearney as James (r)..Somersaults Written by Iain Finlay Macleod.Somersaults is a new play by Gaelic playwright Iain Finlay Macleod. Its premiere at the Traverse launches a new development programme for Gaelic artists and work at the National Theatre of Scotland. Somersaults was originated following discussions between Iain Finlay MacLeod and Vicky Featherstone (Artistic Director of the National Theatre of Scotland) on the decline of the Gaelic language..Iain was then given a Writer’s Attachment with the Company in 2009 and was subsequently awarded a play-writing commission which sees this presentation of Somersaults as a work in progress during Reveal..Cast.Angus Peter Campbell as Sandy (Father) .Barnaby Power as Mark (Son’s pal).Frances Grey as Alison.John Ramage as Barrett .Tony Kearney as James (Son)..Creative Team.Iain Finlay Macleod Writer.Vicky Featherstone Director.Kai Fischer .. Lighting Designer & Video.Rob MacNeacail Sound Designer..Performances -.Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh.10/03/2011 – 19/03/2011.Circle Studio, Citizens Theatre, Glasgow.23/03/2011 – 26/03/2011.For further information press contact on this production is Press Manager Wendy Grannon 0141-227-9016…Picture © Drew Farrell. Tel 07721-735041…