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A Number is a 2002 play by the English playwright Caryl Churchill which addresses the subject of human cloning and identity, especially nature versus nurture.
Aberdeen (Aiberdeen,; Obar Dheathain; Aberdonia) is Scotland's third most populous city, one of Scotland's 32 local government council areas and the United Kingdom's 37th most populous built-up area, with an official population estimate of 196,670 for the city of Aberdeen and for the local authority area.
The Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (also known as the General Electric Exhibition Centre and often shortened to the AECC), is a large exhibition and conference complex, in Aberdeen, Scotland.
Abi Morgan, OBE (born 1968) is a Welsh playwright and screenwriter known for her works for television, such as Sex Traffic and The Hour, and the films Brick Lane, The Iron Lady, Shame and Suffragette.
Alison Peebles (born 1953) is an award-winning Scottish actress, director, and writer in theatre, film, and television.
Amnesty International (commonly known as Amnesty or AI) is a London-based non-governmental organization focused on human rights.
Andrew O'Hagan, FRSL (born 1968) is a Scottish novelist and non-fiction author.
Anthony Neilson (born 1967 in Edinburgh) is a Scottish playwright and director commonly associated with "in-yer-face theatre" and is known for his collaborative way of writing and workshopping his plays.
Anthony Joshua Shaffer (15 May 19266 November 2001) was an English playwright, screenwriter, novelist, barrister and advertising executive.
An artistic director is the executive of an arts organization, particularly in a theatre company, who handles the organization's artistic direction.
Ashley Pharoah (born 13 September 1959) is a British screenwriter and television producer.
The Assembly Rooms are meeting halls in central Edinburgh, Scotland.
A ballroom or ballhall is a large room inside a building, the designated purpose of which is holding large formal parties called balls.
Basra (البصرة al-Baṣrah), is an Iraqi city located on the Shatt al-Arab between Kuwait and Iran.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
Belfast International Arts Festival, formerly known as Belfast Festival at Queen’s, is the city’s longest running international arts event.
Birmingham Repertory Theatre, commonly called Birmingham Rep or just The Rep, is a producing theatre based on Centenary Square in Birmingham, England.
The Black Watch, 3rd Battalion, Royal Regiment of Scotland (3 SCOTS) is an infantry battalion of the Royal Regiment of Scotland.
Black Watch is a play written by Gregory Burke and directed by John Tiffany as part of the first season of the National Theatre of Scotland.
Brighton Rock is a novel by Graham Greene, published in 1938 and later adapted for film in 1947 and 2010.
Bristol Old Vic is a British theatre company based at the Theatre Royal, Bristol.
The Bush Theatre is based in Shepherd's Bush, in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.
Caithness (Gallaibh, Caitnes; Katanes) is a historic county, registration county and lieutenancy area of Scotland.
Cambridge Arts Theatre is a 666-seat theatre on Peas Hill and St Edward's Passage in central Cambridge, England.
Caryl Churchill (born 3 September 1938, London) is a British playwright known for dramatising the abuses of power, for her use of non-naturalistic techniques, and for her exploration of sexual politics and feminist themes.
Chapter Arts Centre (often just referred to as Chapter) is an arts centre in Canton, Cardiff, Wales, opened in 1971.
Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic.
The Citizens Theatre is based in Glasgow, Scotland and is the principal producing theatre in the west of Scotland.
Clackmannanshire (Scottish Gaelic: Siorrachd Chlach Mhannainn) is a historic county and council area in Scotland, bordering the council areas of Stirling, Fife and Perth & Kinross.
Contact is an arts organisation in Manchester that focuses on youth leadership.
Cranhill is an inner city district and housing scheme in the north east of the Glasgow, Scotland.
Crave is a one-act play by British playwright Sarah Kane.
Crazy Gary's Mobile Disco is a play by Gary Owen that was first presented by Sgript Cymru in 2001.
David "Dave" McKean (born December 29th, 1963) is an English illustrator, photographer, comic book artist, graphic designer, filmmaker and musician.
David Greig (born 1969) is a Scottish playwright and theatre director.
David Harrower (born 1966) is a Scottish playwright who (as of 2005) lives in Glasgow.
Dennis Kelly (born November 16, 1970) is a British writer for film, television and theatre.
(Patrick) Donald Rayfield (born February 1942, Oxford) is professor of Russian and Georgian at Queen Mary University of London.
Douglas Maxwell (born 1974 in Girvan) is an award-winning Scottish playwright, whose work has been performed throughout Scotland, the UK and abroad.
A dramaturge or dramaturg is a literary adviser or editor in a theatre, opera, or film company that researches, selects, adapts, edits, and interprets scripts, libretti, texts, and printed programs (or helps others with these tasks), consults with authors, and does public relations work.
A drill hall is a place such as a building or a hangar where soldiers practice and perform military drill.
Dumfries (possibly from Dùn Phris) is a market town and former royal burgh within the Dumfries and Galloway council area of Scotland, United Kingdom.
Duncan McLean (born 1964) is a Scottish novelist, playwright, and short story writer.
Dundee (Dùn Dè) is Scotland's fourth-largest city and the 51st-most-populous built-up area in the United Kingdom.
Dunfermline (Dunfaurlin, Dùn Phàrlain) is a town and former Royal Burgh, and parish, in Fife, Scotland, on high ground from the northern shore of the Firth of Forth.
East Lothian (Aest Lowden, Lodainn an Ear), is one of the 32 council areas of Scotland, and a lieutenancy area.
Easterhouse is a suburb of Glasgow, located approximately east of the city centre.
Eden Court Theatre (Scottish Gaelic: Cùirt an Easbaig) is a large theatre, cinema and arts venue situated in Inverness, Scotland close to the banks of the River Ness.
Edinburgh (Dùn Èideann; Edinburgh) is the capital city of Scotland and one of its 32 council areas.
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe (often referred to as simply The Fringe) is the world's largest arts festival, which in 2017 spanned 25 days and featured 53,232 performances of 3,398 shows in 300 venues.
The Edinburgh International Festival is an annual festival of performing arts in Edinburgh, Scotland, over three weeks in August.
Edinburgh Playhouse is a former cinema in Edinburgh, Scotland which now hosts touring musicals and music concerts.
Enda Walsh (born 1967) is an Irish playwright.
Evanton (Baile Eòghainn or Am Baile Ùr) is a large village in Easter Ross, in the Highland Council Area of Scotland.
Fife (Fìobha) is a council area and historic county of Scotland.
Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller (10 November 17599 May 1805) was a German poet, philosopher, physician, historian, and playwright.
Gary Owen (born 1972) is a Welsh playwright and winner of the 2003 Meyer-Whitworth Award for new writing for the theatre.
Glasgow (Glesga; Glaschu) is the largest city in Scotland, and third most populous in the United Kingdom.
Glyn Cannon (born 1976 in England) is a British playwright.
Graeae Theatre Company is a British organisation composed of artists and managers with physical and sensory disabilities.
Henry Graham Greene (2 October 1904 – 3 April 1991), better known by his pen name Graham Greene, was an English novelist regarded by many as one of the greatest writers of the 20th century.
Gregory Edward "Greg" Hemphill is a Scottish Canadian actor, writer, comedian and director.
Gregory Burke (born 1968) is a Scottish playwright from Rosyth, Fife, Scotland.
Gulf War syndrome (GWS), also known as Gulf War illnesses (GWI) and chronic multisymptom illness (CMI), is a chronic and multisymptomatic disorder affecting returning military veterans and civilian workers of the 1990–91 Gulf War.
"Hansel and Gretel" (also known as Hansel and Grettel, Hansel and Grethel, or Little Brother and Little Sister; Hänsel und Gretel (Hänsel und Grethel)) is a well-known fairy tale of German origin, recorded by the Brothers Grimm and published in 1812.
His Majesty's Theatre in Aberdeen is the largest theatre in north-east Scotland, seating more than 1,400.
The decision of the Parliament of Scotland to ratify the Treaty of Union in 1707 was not unanimous and, from that time, individuals and organisations have advocated the reinstatement of a Scottish Parliament.
Inverness (from the Inbhir Nis, meaning "Mouth of the River Ness", Inerness) is a city in the Scottish Highlands.
ITV Central, previously known as Central Independent Television, Carlton Central and popularly shortened to Central, is the Independent Television contractor for the Midlands, and was created following the restructuring of ATV and commencing broadcast on 1 January 1982.
Jackie Kay MBE FRSE (born 9 November 1961) is a Scottish poet and novelist.
Professor John Michael Cullen (14 December 1927 – 23 March 2001) was an Australian ornithologist, of English origin.
John Richard Tiffany OBE (born c. 1971) is an English theatre director.
The Jubilee Line Extension is the extension of the London Underground Jubilee line from to through south and east London.
Judith ("Jude") Pamela Kelly (born 24 March 1954) is a British theatre director and producer from Liverpool, England.
La Ronde (the original German name is Reigen) is a controversial play with provocative sexual themes written by Arthur Schnitzler in 1897.
Lasha Bugadze (born 1977) is a Georgian novelist and playwright.
The Laurence Olivier Awards, or simply the Olivier Awards, are presented annually by the Society of London Theatre to recognise excellence in professional theatre in London at an annual ceremony in the capital.
Leeds Playhouse is a theatre in the city of Leeds, West Yorkshire, in the north of England.
Lerwick (Scottish Gaelic: Liùrabhaig, Norwegian: Leirvik) is the main port of Shetland Islands, Scotland.
Live Theatre formerly Live Theatre Company is a theatre and company based in Newcastle upon Tyne, England.
Liz Lochhead (born 26 December 1947) is a Scottish poet, playwright, translator and broadcaster.
The London Review of Books (LRB) is a British journal of literary essays.
The Lyric Theatre, also known as the Lyric Hammersmith, is a theatre in King Street, in the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, which takes pride in its original, "groundbreaking" productions.
Mark Ravenhill (born 7 June 1966) is an English playwright, actor and journalist.
Martin Andrew Crimp (born 14 February 1956 in Dartford, Kent) is a British playwright.
Mary Stuart (Maria Stuart) is a verse play by Friedrich Schiller that depicts the last days of Mary, Queen of Scots.
McManus Galleries is a Gothic Revival-style building, located in the centre of Dundee, Scotland.
The Menier Chocolate Factory is a 180-seat off-West End theatre, which comprises a restaurant, bar and rehearsal rooms.
The National Theatre of Scotland, established in 2006, is the national theatre company of Scotland.
Neil Richard MacKinnon GaimanBorn as Neil Richard Gaiman, with "MacKinnon" added on the occasion of his marriage to Amanda Palmer.
Nikole Beckwith is an American actress and playwright; until 2006 she lived in Newburyport, Massachusetts where she was integral to the theater, music and art communities and in 2004 became the youngest recipient of The Johnson Award for excellence in and contributions to the arts in the Merrimack Valley.
Northern Stage is a non-profit, regional professional theater company located in White River Junction, Vermont.
NorthLink Ferries (also referred to as Serco NorthLink Ferries) is an operator of passenger and vehicle ferries, as well as ferry services, between mainland Scotland and the Northern Isles of Orkney and Shetland.
The Octagon Theatre is a producing theatre located in Bolton, Greater Manchester, England.
Orkney (Orkneyjar), also known as the Orkney Islands, is an archipelago in the Northern Isles of Scotland, situated off the north coast of Great Britain.
Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour is a play based on the 1998 novel ''The Sopranos'' by Alan Warner, adapted for the stage by Lee Hall.
Pacific Quay is an area south of the River Clyde in Glasgow, Scotland.
Paines Plough is a touring theatre company founded in 1974 by writer David Pownall and director John Adams.
The Queen's Hall is a 900-capacity music venue, situated on Clerk Street in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Redhill is a town in the borough of Reigate and Banstead within the county of Surrey, England.
Rona Munro (born 7 September 1959) is a Scottish writer.
The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, (Scottish Gaelic: Conservatoire Rìoghail na h-Alba) formerly the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, is a conservatoire of dance, drama, music, production and film in the centre of Glasgow, Scotland.
The Royal Court Theatre, at different times known as the Court Theatre, the New Chelsea Theatre, and the Belgravia Theatre, is a non-commercial West End theatre on Sloane Square, in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, London, England.
The Royal Highland Centre (also known as the Royal Highland Showground and previously Ingliston Royal Highland Exhibition Hall) is an exhibition centre and showground located in Ingliston in the west of Edinburgh, Scotland, adjacent to Edinburgh Airport and the A8.
The Royal Lyceum Theatre is a 658-seat theatre in the city of Edinburgh, Scotland, named after the Theatre Royal Lyceum and English Opera House, the residence at the time of legendary Shakespearean actor Henry Irving.
Salisbury Playhouse is a theatre in the English city of Salisbury, Wiltshire.
Sarah Kane (3 February 1971 – 20 February 1999) was an English playwright.
Scotland (Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.
The Scottish Arts Council (Comhairle Ealain na h-Alba, Scots Airts Cooncil) was a Scottish public body responsible for the funding, development and promotion of the arts in Scotland.
The Scottish Government (Riaghaltas na h-Alba; Scots Govrenment) is the executive of the devolved Scottish Parliament.
The Highlands (the Hielands; A’ Ghàidhealtachd, "the place of the Gaels") are a historic region of Scotland.
The Scottish Parliament (Pàrlamaid na h-Alba; Scots: The Scots Pairlament) is the devolved national, unicameral legislature of Scotland.
Scottish Radio Holdings (SRH) was a Scottish media company which owned 22 radio stations, and around 30 local newspapers in the United Kingdom and Ireland.
The SEC Centre (originally known as the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre) is Scotland's largest exhibition centre, located in the district of Finnieston on the north bank of the River Clyde, Glasgow.
Shetland (Old Norse: Hjaltland), also called the Shetland Islands, is a subarctic archipelago of Scotland that lies northeast of Great Britain.
Silent Witness is a British television crime drama series, produced by the BBC, which focuses on a team of forensic pathology experts and their investigations into various crimes.
The Soho Theatre is a theatre and registered charity in the Soho district of the City of Westminster, in London, England.
Splendour is a play by Welsh playwright and screenwriter Abi Morgan.
Stephen Greenhorn (born 5 September 1964 in Fauldhouse, West Lothian, Scotland) is a Scottish playwright and screenwriter.
Leslie Steven Berkoff (né Berks; born 3 August 1937) is an English character actor, author, playwright and theatre director.
Steven Hoggett is a British choreographer and movement director.
Stewart Laing a is Scottish theatre director and a set designer.
Stornoway (Steòrnabhagh) is the main settlement of Western Isles and the capital of Lewis and Harris in Scotland.
A tenement is a multi-occupancy building of any sort.
Thomas Lanier "Tennessee" Williams III (March 26, 1911 – February 25, 1983) was an American playwright.
The Glass Menagerie is a memory play by Tennessee Williams that premiered in 1944 and catapulted Williams from obscurity to fame.
The Herald is a Scottish broadsheet newspaper founded in 1783.
The Mistress Contract is a 2014 play by the British playwright Abi Morgan.
The Ritual Slaughter of Gorge Mastromas is a 2013 play by the British dramatist Dennis Kelly.
The Sopranos is a 1998 novel by Scottish writer Alan Warner.
The Wicker Man is a 1973 British mystery horror film directed by Robin Hardy.
A theatre director or stage director is an instructor in the theatre field who oversees and orchestrates the mounting of a theatre production (a play, an opera, a musical, or a devised piece of work) by unifying various endeavours and aspects of production.
The Theatre Royal is the oldest theatre in Glasgow, located at 282 Hope Street in Cowcaddens.
Tramway is a contemporary visual and performing arts venue located in the Scottish city of Glasgow.
The Traverse Theatre is a theatre in Edinburgh, Scotland.
The Tron Theatre is located at the corner of Trongate and Chisholm Street, in the Merchant City area of Glasgow, Scotland.
The UK Theatre Awards, established in 1991 and known before 2011 as the TMA Awards, are presented annually by UK Theatre, in recognition of creative excellence and outstanding work in regional theatre throughout England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.
The University of Edinburgh (abbreviated as Edin. in post-nominals), founded in 1582, is the sixth oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland's ancient universities.
The University of Manchester is a public research university in Manchester, England, formed in 2004 by the merger of the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology and the Victoria University of Manchester.
The Ustinov Studio is a studio theatre in Bath, England.
Watford Palace Theatre, opened in 1908, is an Edwardian Grade II listed building in Watford, Hertfordshire.
Where the Heart Is is a British television family drama series set in the Yorkshire town of Skelthwaite.
The Young Vic is a theatre on the Cut, located near the South Bank, in the London Borough of Lambeth.
Zinnie Harris FRSE is an award-winning British playwright, screenwriter and director currently living in Edinburgh.