Solar Bear theatre company is set to go on tour in Scotland this autumn, with the play Tribes, which is about a young man who is deaf and born into a hearing family where sign language has never been used.
Raising awareness of issues facing the deaf and hearing communities, Tribes made a huge impact when it was first performed at the Royal Court Theatre in London in 2011.
Alex Nowak, a talented young deaf actor, will be playing the role of Billy. Based in London, he has mainly worked in film and this will be his first stage production.
It is recommended for audiences over the age of 14 due to strong language, and the production is accessible to deaf and hearing audiences, with captions. There will also be BSL Interpreted performances at Paisley Arts Centre and Assembly Roxy.
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Where you can see it
The Byre Theatre
St Andrews KY16 9LA
25 September at 7.30pm
Dunfermline KY12 7JA
26 September at 7pm
Paisley Arts Centre*
15 New Street,
Paisley PA1 1EZ
30 September at 7.30pm
£10 / £6 concession
0300 300 1210
Edinburgh EH8 9SU
3 October at 7.30pm
0131 510 5511
5 West North Street
Aberdeen, AB24 5AT
5 October at 7pm
£12 /£10 concession / £5 student & unemployed
Beacon Arts Centre
Custom House Quay
Greenock PA15 1EQ
8 October at 7.30pm
Dundee Rep Theatre
Dundee, DD1 1PB
20 October at 7.30pm
£14/£10 concs/£9 schools
Inverness IV3 5SA
22 October at 7.30pm
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