Armour: A Herstory of the Scottish Bard / 4 – 24 Aug

Armour: A Herstory of the Scottish Bard / 4 – 24 Aug

04/08/2019 12:00 am - 24/08/2019 Gilded Balloon Rose Theatre - Basement

What do the widow and mistress of Scotland’s famous bard discuss over tea? After the death of Robert Burns, his wife Jean Armour and mistress Nancy Maclehose finally meet.

Female-led theatre company Fearless Players bring an all-female production dedicated to the women behind Scotland’s history. Using the well-known music of Robert Burns woven with original compositions, Herstory gives a voice to the women behind the bard.

‘Outstanding new writing about Robert Burns’ wife and mistress from female-led collective Fearless Players’ (Paul Vale, Stage).