Southside Stories (Citizens Young Co)

SOUTHSIDE STORIES - CITIZENS YOUNG CO @ CHRYSALIS FESTIVAL (TRAVERSE THEATRE)

Directors: Guy Hollands and Neil Packham

Composer & Musical Director: Finn Anderson

The Citizens Young Co. takes its 2015 production Southside Stories to the Chrysalis Festival at the Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh.

Govanhill in the south of Glasgow is one of the most diverse communities in Scotland. Southside Stories draws on interviews with people from all generations and walks of life who live and work in the area. 

Featuring original music created and performed by the Citizens Theatre Young Co. band, the production creates a vivid picture of life in Govanhill today.

Southside Stories celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Citizens Theatre Young Co.and is inspired by Douglas Maxwell’s Fever Dream: Southside, which premiered at the Citizens Theatre in April 2015.