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VenueRoyal Lyceum Theatre
Other spaces: Garage Theatre
From14th August 2015
To16th August 2015
WhenSat 18:45. Sun 11:45
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An extraordinary visual story told without words, featuring puppetry, illusion and original music. Tommy can't sleep. He hasn't been able to since his mum died a year ago. Since then, life has gone from bad to worse. His dad is grief-stricken, his big sister ignores him and he's become the target for the school bully. Then one restless night, Tommy goes to the window, throws back the curtain and... ...a dragon is looking at him. Straight in the eye. Terrifying and destructive, but powerfully intoxicating, the dragon burns with the anger and hurt that Tommy feels and makes anything seem possible. They go everywhere together as if connected by invisible thread and suddenly life is much better again. But mysterious fires have started igniting across Glasgow's Garnethill.
Author Oliver Emanuel

Archive :: production:T1284338327, play:S1421910139, venue:V604

Production details

Special Performances

  • 15 Aug 15 Audio Described
  • 16 Aug 15 Audio Described


Presented byNational Theatre of Scotland
Presented byTianjin People's Art Theatre (China)
Company Vox Motus
Director Candice Edmunds
Director Jamie Harrison
Design Jamie Harrison
Design Jamie Harrison (puppets)
Design Guy Bishop (Jamie Harrison)
Music Tim Phillips
Lighting Simon Wilkinson
Sound Mark Melville
Director Guo Yan (assistant)
Performer Scott Miller
Performer Martin McCormick
Performer Joanne McGuinness
Performer Gavin Jon Wright
Performer Zhang Kai
Performer Tao Yan

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