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Greater Belfast: Celtic Connections

Thursday, January 25 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

CELTIC CONNECTIONS 2018 PROUDLY PRESENTS

GREATER BELFAST

☆☆☆☆☆ (The Telegraph) ☆☆☆☆☆ (Edinburgh Guide) ☆☆☆☆☆ (Broadway Baby) ☆☆☆☆ (The Times) ☆☆☆☆ (The Guardian) ☆☆☆☆ (The Herald) ☆☆☆☆ (The List) ☆☆☆☆ (What’s On Stage) ☆☆☆☆ (The Wee Review) ☆☆☆☆ (Scotland on Sunday)

“C’mere till I tell ye, ‘mere till you see
Belfast
In psyche and geography
I’m talking about the area greater”

Premièred to glowing reviews at the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe, Greater Belfast – originally developed at the Tron Theatre – is a bittersweet love-letter to musician/performer Matt Regan’s home city. Song, storytelling, poetic spoken word and instrumental composition – also featuring the Cairn String Quartet – merge in a personal exploration of Belfast’s history before, during and since the Troubles, richly couched in pungent local idioms, matching poignantly heartfelt lyricism with caustic black humour.

Presented by Little King and Tron Theatre

Written, composed and performed by Little King (Matt Regan)
Directed by Claire Willoughby
Featuring Cairn String Quartet
Lighting Design by Simon Hayes
Set & Costume Design by Alice Gooden

Still image by Mihaela Bodlovic \ Photography & Design
Video by RPL Media Ltd

This production was originally developed with support from Tron Theatre CREATIVE, and received its British premiere at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh in 2016.

Part of Celtic Connections 2018

http://celticconnections.com

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Details

Date:
Thursday, January 25
Time:
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Website:
https://www.celticconnections.com/events/Pages/default.aspx?tx=greater+belfast

Venue

Tron Theatre
63 Trongate
Glasgow, G1 5HB GB
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