I Can Get Along Without Shoes on my Feet
Created by Fiona Mackinnon
Dramaturgy by Marietta Kirkbride
Sound Design by Nicolette Macleod
Cast: At the Arches
National Theatre of Scotland
A verbatim piece of theatre that allows an insight into loneliness in ageing, created from interviews and workshops with older aged people, around the theme of Music. The concept was first tried with Tap Tap Theatre Company at the Wardrobe Theatre in Bristol on 9/4/2014, and as part of On The Verge at The Arches, Glasgow on the 3-5/6/2015 and benefited from a script development week with the National Theatre of Scotland in February 2016.
The play was shortlisted for a Sky Arts Award in 2016, and the Bruce Millar Award.