The Tumbling Lassie

Musicals and Opera (opera)

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  • Hill Street Theatre (Venue 41) ‚Äč
  • 16:15
  • Aug 16-20
  • 1 hour 10 minutes
  • Suitability: 8+
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Edinburgh Studio Opera
  • Warnings: -
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 1 year
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A Fringe premiere performed together with Fergus of Galloway: two Scottish operas by Alexander McCall Smith set to music by Tom Cunningham, with a cast of singers, instrumentalists and a real acrobat! The Tumbling Lassie tells the true story of an acrobat in a circus in 17th-century Edinburgh and her escape from slavery with the help of a Borders family. Fergus of Galloway relates the exploits of a 12th-century knight as he puts himself through various challenges in order to win the hand of the beautiful Galiene, ruler of Lothian.

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