Carluke’s Kirkton Players compete for Scottish Championship

Kirkton Players'Kirkton Church Hall, Carluke'1/8/11'Picture by Lindsay Addison
Kirkton Players'Kirkton Church Hall, Carluke'1/8/11'Picture by Lindsay Addison

CARLUKE’S Kirkton Players have joined other groups converging on Stirling’s MacRobert Theatre for a prestigious national drama festival in the hope of winning the Scottish Championship.

The finals of the Scottish Community Drama Association (SCDA) one-act play festival are taking place in the theatre, beginning yesterday (Thursday) and running until Saturday.

The Players will be performing In The Blinking Of An Eye, a 30-minute tragi-comedy, by Jeremy Hylton Davies, whose credits including writing for BBC drama Doctors and Ancient Rome: The Rise And Fall of an Empire.

For more, see this week’s Carluke and Lanark Gazette.