CORONAVIRUS: currently, all theatres and related venues are closed. Shows are either being cancelled, postponed or rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with all the changes. There are currently few changes after May 2020 and many shows that were due for April have been pushed back towards the end of Autumn. Pantomimes are looking like a safe bet at the moment ;-)
Two atheist sons of clergymen are on a quest to find out how we disagree with someone we love. Our Fathers is a new play inspired by Father and Son, Edmund Gosse's Victorian memoir about growing up in an evangelical Christian family. The book charts the gulf which emerged between book-loving Edmund and his father - a preacher and renowned scientist - as Edmund realised he couldn't share his father's beliefs. When his own clergyman father suggested he should read the book, Nicholas Bone assumed it would reveal something about their own relationship. Rob Drummond, another son of a clergyman, is also looking for answers to a big question of his own. World Premiere Performers Rob Drummond, Nicholas Bone. AuthorRob Drummond.AuthorNicholas Bone.CompanyMagnetic North.CompanyTraverse Theatre Company.DirectorNicholas Bone.DirectorIan Cameron.DesignKaren Tennent.LightingSimon Wilkinson.MusicScott Twynholm.SoundScott Twynholm.