Crown of Straw

BY MARTIN TRAVERS

The extraordinary true story of the trailblazing Edinburgh poet who inspired Robert Burns.

Biggar, Crawford & Leadhills, June 2024

WORLD PREMIERE

Crown of Straw

BY MARTIN TRAVERS

The extraordinary true story of the trailblazing Edinburgh poet who inspired Robert Burns

Biggar, Crawford, Leadhills, June 20 - June 22

WORLD PREMIERE

Crown of Straw

BY MARTIN TRAVERS

The extraordinary true story of the trailblazing Edinburgh poet who inspired Robert Burns

Biggar, Crawford, Leadhills
June 20 - June 22

Made in Clydesdale

Braw Clan is the Scots language theatre company. We make new plays inspired by the rich history and resilient people of Clydesdale.

Made in Clydesdale

Braw Clan is the Scots language theatre company. We make new plays inspired by the rich history and resilient people of Clydesdale.

Soup And A Story at Roberton sells out weeks in advance, attracting audience members from across Clydesdale - Learn More

Braw Clan's James Mackenzie performs in BBC CBeebies: Twelfth Night at Shakespeare’s Globe - Learn More

Bloomsbury to publish Braw Clan’s first play, “Secret Wrapped In Lead,” into Methuen Modern Drama series - Learn More

Soup And A Story at Roberton sells out weeks in advance, attracting audience members from across Clydesdale - Learn More

Braw Clan's James Mackenzie performs in BBC CBeebies: Twelfth Night at Shakespeare’s Globe - Learn More

Bloomsbury to publish Braw Clan’s first play, “Secret Wrapped In Lead,” into Methuen Modern Drama series - Learn More

Gripping stories, in Scots.

Braw Clan's actors work far and wide, performing for companies like Shakespeare's Globe, the BBC, ITV and Netflix. But Clydesdale is our home. When we turn up to do a play in your village hall, you better believe we're going to make it a night to remember.

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"After watching the play, I feel re-energised about my village and sharing our stories."

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"When I was young speaking Scots was not allowed. Seeing this play made me very happy."

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"I wasn't sure before I came but I really enjoyed the story and hearing the Scots language."

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Gripping stories, in Scots.

Braw Clan's actors work far and wide, performing for companies like Shakespeare's Globe, the BBC, ITV and Netflix. But Clydesdale is our home. When we turn up to do a play in your village hall, you better believe we're going to make it a night to remember.

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"After watching the play, I feel re-energised about my village and sharing our stories."

AUDIENCE MEMBER

"When I was young speaking Scots was not allowed. Seeing this play made me very happy."

AUDIENCE MEMBER

"I wasn't sure before I came but I really enjoyed the story and hearing the Scots language."

AUDIENCE MEMBER

illustrated badges deep green

Gripping stories, in Scots.

Braw Clan's actors work far and wide, performing for companies like Shakespeare's Globe, the BBC, ITV and Netflix. But Clydesdale is our home. When we turn up to do a play in your village hall, you better believe we're going to make it a night to remember.

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"After watching the play, I feel re-energised about my village and sharing our stories."

AUDIENCE MEMBER

"When I was young speaking Scots was not allowed. Seeing this play made me very happy."

AUDIENCE MEMBER

"I wasn't sure before I came but I really enjoyed the story and hearing the Scots language."

AUDIENCE MEMBER

Awards For All funding brings Soup And A Story to Braehead and Carnwath lunch clubs from August - Learn More

Lung Ha's acclaimed "Castle Lennox," featuring Braw Clan's Fletcher Mathers, wins Best Ensemble at the CATS Awards - Learn More

Powerful film about endometriosis, featuring Braw Clan's Robin Laing, receives parliamentary screening - Learn More

Awards For All funding brings Soup And A Story to Braehead and Carnwath lunch clubs from August - Learn More

Lung Ha's acclaimed "Castle Lennox," featuring Braw Clan's Fletcher Mathers, wins Best Ensemble at the CATS Awards - Learn More

Powerful film about endometriosis, featuring Braw Clan's Robin Laing, receives parliamentary screening - Learn More

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