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It Wisnae Me

A Play, a Pie and a Pint & Traverse Theatre

A police interview room. A table. Jock has been huckled for a crime he says he didn’t commit: imperialism. He has been spotted at the scene, but is it what it looks like?  Or is Jock, despite what he claims, a racist himself? It Wisnae Me is a political satire posing the question: of Scotland’s complicity in colonisation. Read more …

The critical consensus

Somewhere in the background of this piece, there is an interesting drama about the need for Scotland to grow up and take full responsibility for its past, and about what that would mean.

***(*)(*)Joyce McMillan, The Scotsman, 06/10/2018

Worthy and well intentioned if somewhat clumsy and over ambitious.

***(*)(*)Irene Brown, Edinburgh Guide, 09/10/2018

It can’t address everything, but it’s ambitious to try, and something would be lost by trying to restrict its breadth. There’s meat in the play as well as the pie today.

****(*)Robert Peacock, The Wee Review, 09/10/2018

Where and when?

A Play, a Pie and a Pint, Glasgow from Monday October 1, 2018, until Saturday October 6, 2018. More info:

Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh from Tuesday October 9, 2018, until Saturday October 13, 2018. More info:

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