A Play, A Pie & A Pint - Variant

Produced by A Play, A Pie and A Pint at Òran Mór, presented in association with The Traverse Theatre by Peter Arnott

Tue 28 Mar - Sat 1 Apr, 1pm

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Peter Arnott returns to A Play, A Pie and A Pint after 2019’s award-winning The Signalman with his 50th professionally produced play.

A man and a woman are on stage and there’s something going on between them…but what is it?

At first, you think it’s one thing. Then it’s something else. Maybe a flirtation, a thriller, a crime story? Maybe it’s all happened before? Maybe it’s a joke? Maybe it’s just a Variant…

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Variant was commissioned by the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities, University of Edinburgh. Peter Arnott held the IASH/Traverse Creative Fellowship in 2017.

The Traverse Theatre is funded by Creative Scotland and The City of Edinburgh Council, and has received additional support from the Scottish Government's Performing Arts Venues Relief Fund and Creative Scotland’s Recovery Fund for Cultural Organisations.

If you have access requirements, please contact our Sales and Welcome Team on boxoffice@traverse.co.uk or 0131 228 1404 so we can arrange reserved seating for you and discuss how else we can best support your visit.


  • WriterPeter Arnott
  • DirectorKolbrún Björt Sigfúsdóttir

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