Miss Lindsay’s Secret

Theatre (music, true-life)

  • Accessibility:
    Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    Signed Performance
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 18 months
The socially distanced performance of this show will take place on Monday 22nd August

Description

Come in. Shut the door. Open the box. What’s inside? A museum curator finds hidden letters binding Glenesk to Canada’s Klondike gold rush. But should she tell their intimate secrets? A true tale of sewing and 1900s sexting, revealed by the Curator, the Musician and the Man: Maria MacDonell, Georgina MacDonell Finlayson, Alan Finlayson. Original live music and archives bring the past to the present, Scotland to the world. Fringe 2021 reviews: ‘An outstanding and heartbreakingly beautiful play’ **** (Jenny Gilruth, Scottish Culture Minister). ‘Powerful’ **** (BroadwayBaby.com), ‘A delight’ **** (BritishTheatreGuide.info). ‘Confidently sweeps us away’ **** (TheWeeReview.com).

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General venue access

  • Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    Signed Performance
  • Accessible entry: There is level access into the Centre from the John Knox House entrance. If entering using the main SSC entrance there are 9 steps up. Once inside there is a lift that can take customers down to the -1 floor which is the top of the raked seating. If not it is 16 steps down to the top of the raked seating.
  • Wheelchair access type: Building Lift

  • Stairs: 20+
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


Signed performances

  • Dates: 22 August
  • Interpreter: Rachel Amey - Stage Right
  • Type: BSL
  • Booking options: You can book independently online, or contact our access team to book your tickets and request any specific seating requests in relation to the location of the interpeter.

How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Jane McNaull 47 days ago

We would definitely recommend this show and it’s based on a true story . Wonderfully performed by the curator who has discivered letters written between two lovers over two continents in the 1920’s.Music and narrator draw you into this emotional story Not to be missed .


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