25th May 2017
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Since 2010 writers from across the UK have returned to their home towns to pen plays about the places that shaped them. At theatres from Bristol to Belfast, Cardiff to Coventry and Nottingham to Newcastle, these plays have been performed by the playwrights themselves, coming home to tell their tale.
Now Come To Where I'm From visits Glasgow to invite four of the city’s finest playwrights to join this celebrated nationwide project by performing their own short plays about their home. Playwrights whose short plays will be performed on the night include:
130 previous Come To Where I'm From plays are available in audio form, for free, on the App Store. Just search ‘Come To Where I'm From’.
‘Conjures an intimacy between us that burns as bright and as potent as striking a match.’ Exeunt
'A reminder of the enormous tug that place has on us all'. The Guardian
PROGRAMMED AS PART OF MAYFESTO 2017
Image: Rebecca Need-Menear