Revelations of Rab McVie

Theatre (music, immersive)

  • Pleasance Courtyard - The Grand
  • 15:30
  • Aug 24-25
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 14+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Maria Rud and The Filthy Tongues
  • Warnings and additional info: This show includes loud rock music and references themes of war and violence through the use of impressionistic painting.
  • Accessibility:
    Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    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 2 years
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Join everyman Rab McVie as he travels through richly textured, ever-changing painted landscapes, pursuing light in darkness, hope in a torn world. A dramatic dreamscape of live painting, live music and theatre. Directed by Maria Pattinson, driven by darkly atmospheric alt-rock music from post-punk soothsayers The Filthy Tongues (fronted by Goodbye Mr Mackenzie’s Martin Metcalfe) with strikingly creative paintings by AniMotion Show‘s Maria Rud and a spellbinding tour-de-force performance by Tam Dean Burn. 'Impressionistic collision of creative forces' **** (Herald). 'Unique and thought provoking' ***** ( 'Forceful and emotive' **** (

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General venue access

  • Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Ramped entrance via driveway off main road. Seats while queuing available inside.
  • Wheelchair access type: Permanent Ramp

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

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  • 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
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  • Is a wheelchair user
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Dates, Times and Prices