FREE EVENT but please order a ticket using the red button.
In 1803 Dorothy Wordsworth and her brother William toured Scotland, staying overnight in Leadhills. Based on Dorothy’s journal, A Secret Wrapped In Lead is an unsettling re-imagining of that night. A night when Dorothy stumbles upon a dark secret that has held the balance between life and death in the savage Grey Glen for centuries.
Saturday 28th May, Biggar Corn Exchange, 7.00pm
Duration: 1 hour and 40 minutes
Free but ticketed (max 4 tickets per person)
Suitable for ages 12+
Braw Clan is the world’s only Scots language performance ensemble. From whispered tales around a flickering fire to a brutal monologue on a naked stage, we tell electrifying stories inspired by the people of Scotland. Martin Travers’ play Whatever Happened to the Jaggy Nettles? won the Writers’ Guild’s best new play for young audiences in 2022. This rehearsed reading is funded by a Biggar Community Council Clyde Windfarm microgrant.