short attention span theatre

Short Attention Span Theatre was set up in 2015 by Tom Brogan and Karen Barclay with the aim of enabling early career writers to see their works staged. Writers will write to a deadline, see their work rehearsed, re-write, and see their finished piece performed in front of a paying audience. The writer is encouraged to attend rehearsals and work collaboratively with the director and cast.


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Our next show is on Wednesday 12th June at Gilded Balloon Basement at the Rose Theatre on Rose Street, Edinburgh. We will have six plays inspired by the songs of Kate Bush. Tickets are £5 and available from the Gilded Balloon website


Below is Catriona Duggan on BBC 6 Music's Radcliffe and Maconie programme in June 2019 giving us a plug.


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Below are some clips from the November 2015 show.