The Tailor of Inverness

Sat 20th April 2019 7:30PM
The Webster Memorial Theatre, Arbroath, DD11 1AW

Dogstar Theatre Company presents


Krawiec z Invernessu

Written & performed by Matthew Zajac

With Jonny Hardie or Gavin Marwick on violin

Directed by Ben Harrison

Designed by Ali Maclaurin

Musical direction by Jonny Hardie & Gavin Marwick

Lighting by Kai Fischer

Matthew Zajac’s stunning show has entranced over 26,000 people in 10 countries, most recently selling out for three weeks at New York’s Brits Off Broadway Festival in April 2015. The Tailor of Inverness is an unforgettable and moving story of displacement and survival in war-torn Europe, a powerful allegory for all victims of war.

Winner of a Scotsman Fringe First, the 2008 Stage Best Solo Performer Award at the Edinburgh Fringe and the 2009 Best Actor Award from the Scottish Critics.

“This is a towering piece of work with a glorious performance from the author.”

Sunday Independent, Ireland

“An ardent, deeply personal play…compelling, impassioned…a fine actor”

New York Times

“A universal work of theatre.” Sunday Herald

“A triumph” The Observer 

 “A must…Zajac is truly a visionary” Broadway World, New York 

“Compelling and magical.” Edinburgh Evening News

“Deeply affecting” London Evening Standard

“Don’t miss it.” Radio Adelaide

“Brilliantly encapsulates the effects of war on individuals, families and societies” The List

Event Details

Doors Open at 6:30PM
Starts at 7:30PM


The Webster Memorial Theatre, Arbroath, DD11 1AW

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