Donald Smith

Robert Burns: Rough Cut

Robert Burns: Rough Cut

★★★☆☆    Engaging:
Robert Burns: Rough Cut, appearing again at the Scottish Storytelling Centre, brings to life the titular poet at his most expressive and intense.

September 7, 2017 | By | Reply More
Burdies Call Out

Burdies Call Out

Burdies wanted for Netherbow play:
The Scottish Storytelling Centre is looking for a cast of ten or more to help create a play in a day as it looks to rejuvenate the midwinter tradition of folk drama.

December 25, 2016 | By | Reply More
Cradle King

Cradle King

✭✭✭✭✩ Hugely involving:
An outstanding display of acting is given by Robin Thomson, who is celebrating the 50th anniversary of his first professional appearance by reviving his 2003 performance as James VI in Donald Smith’s Cradle King in the John Knox House.

August 21, 2016 | By | Reply More
Robert Burns: Rough Cut

Robert Burns: Rough Cut

★★★☆☆ Smooth
Revealing and emotional, Robert Burns: Rough Cut at the Storytelling Centre presents a thoroughly believable portrait of the poet.

August 21, 2016 | By | Reply More
It’s Burns, Jamie, but not as we know him

It’s Burns, Jamie, but not as we know him

Popping up at the Scottish Storytelling Centre for one night only on Friday, as the opening event of BurnsFest 2013, is Donald Smith’s somewhat controversial take on Scotland’s bard.

January 17, 2013 | By | Reply More