Rock, Paper, Scissors

Tandem Writing Collective by Jennifer Adam, Mhairi Quinn & Amy Hawes

Various dates, 8PM

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About

In a world where quiet facts are repeatedly drowned out by loud opinions and with calamity around every corner, do we just Rock, Paper, Scissors for not just the right to be heard, but the right to survive?

Following on from their sell our shows in 2023, the Tandem Writers are back with a series of three individual 45-minute play readings expanding on their previous stories about survival and sustainability, about fairness and the future.

  • Introverts! The Musical
    by Amy Hawes on Saturday 30th March
  • Rage Room
    by Mhairi Quinn on Saturday 27th April
  • Ivor
    by Jennifer Adam on Saturday 18th May

Rock, Paper, Scissors is part of the Traverse's £1 Ticket Project.

Image : Mihaela Bodlovic

British Sign Language interpreter provided by Just Sign Ltd.

Funded by Creative Scotland.

The Traverse Theatre is funded by Creative Scotland and The City of Edinburgh Council


Reviews

'Tandem delivers exciting new writing from fresh voices, in a package which guarantees the audience a good night out. Go. You won't regret it.' - Stephen Greenhorn

'The Tandem Writing Collective's plays are always my most eagerly anticipated nights out at the theatre.' - Peter Hynes

'We’ve said it before, but if you want an evening of theatre which is immediate, vibrant and vital then these are nights not to miss.' - Scots Whay Hae! Review


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.


Credits

  • Playwright/ProducerJennifer Adam (she/her)
  • Playwright/ProducerMhairi Quinn (she/her)
  • Playwright/ProducerAmy Hawes (she/her)
  • DirectorSarah Rose Graber
  • Musical DirectorDr Aaron McGregor
  • MusicianJessica Kerr
  • Natalie Toyne

  • Betty Valencia


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  • Signed, by Greg Colquhoun. Introverts! The Musical by Amy Hawes A BSL interpreter will be visible on stage.

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    This performance is currently sold out

  • Signed, by Greg Colquhoun. Rage Room by Mhairi Quinn A BSL interpreter will be visible on stage.

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    This performance is currently sold out

  • Ivor by Jennifer Adam

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    This performance is currently sold out