A Play, a Pie and a Pint - China Season 2013

This festival finished on Saturday 18 May 2013, and this page is being kept for archival purposes only.

Oran Mor’s groundbreaking lunchtime theatre programme comes to Bedlam

A Play, a Pie and a Pint began in 2004 and now commissions 37 new plays a year across a range of genres from tragedies and monologues to comedies and musicals. It is proud to be continuing to produce the work of some of the UK’s most well known writers as well as profiling the work of new and exciting theatrical voices. The company regularly co-produces nationally and internationally with companies such as Paines Plough, the National Theatre of Scotland and Bewley’s Cafe Theatre in Dublin. For more information, please visit the ‘A Play, a Pie and a Pint’ website.

The Theatre will open from 12 for a 1pm performance


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Secrets

An ex-lover shows up on the doorstep of a married woman.
Tuesday 30 April - Saturday 04 May

In partnership with Oran Mor and the National Theatre of Scotland, the Confucius Institute is pleased to present two plays from the New Writing from China ‘A Play, a Pie and a Pint’ season.

An ex-lover shows up on the doorstep of a married woman. He disappeared two years ago without warning and she has built a new life without him. His reappearance threatens to shatter her new existence and rekindle their romance. But first she wants the truth about why he left her.

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Thieves and Boy

A darkly comic crime story.
Tuesday 14 May - Saturday 18 May

In partnership with Oran Mor and the National Theatre of Scotland, the Confucius Institute is pleased to present two plays from the New Writing from China ‘A Play, a Pie and a Pint’ season.

Two construction workers turn vigilante, trying to right the wrongs of society by burgling the home of a high ranking, corrupt government official. However once they get inside it turns out they both have very different ideas about justice.

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