A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Lion Lion

Lion Lion, by Sue Glover and produced by A Play, A Pie and A Pint, Òran Mór, comes to the Traverse Theatre in April.

A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Lion Lion

About A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Lion Lion

Produced by A Play, A Pie and A Pint, Òran Mór
Presented by the Traverse Theatre

A popular feature of the Traverse programme, A Play, A Pie and A Pint, Òran Mór returns with six new plays to light up your lunchtime. Ticket includes a pie and a drink.

Lion Lion
By Sue Glover

George & Joy Adamson, like many others, loved the animal kingdom as much, probably more, than their fellow humans. Camping for years where humans were few, but dangerous wildlife teemed around them. With no mobiles, to relieve isolation, how did they react to the wilderness? Did they conduct themselves like civilised human beings? Or draw from the animals they studied?

Ticket includes:

A play, a pie and a pint of beer/125ml glass of house wine or a regular glass of Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, lemonade, orange juice, filter coffee or tea
A vibrant mix of themes, characters and stories
Lunchtime and evening performances
Easily digestible 50-min play packages

Venue: T2

Age recommendation: 14+

Image by Leslie Black

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for A Play, A Pie and A Pint: Lion Lion are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Traverse Theatre

Enough

Enough

27th July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Poetic, unpredictable and explosive, Stef Smith’s latest play is a fragmentary and intense journey into female friendship and unearths what happens when you can no longer be the woman people want.
Trying it On

Trying it On

28th July 2019 - 25th August 2019
David is confronted by his 20-year-old self. Do they still share the same beliefs? Is it the world that’s changed, or him? Has he sold in or sold out? And why did his generation vote for Brexit?
How Not to Drown

How Not to Drown

30th July 2019 - 25th August 2019
Hilarious, painful and uplifting, How Not to Drown shares a story of endurance for a little kid who wasn’t safe or welcome anywhere in the world.
Spliced

Spliced

31st July 2019 - 25th August 2019
From one of Ireland's exciting up-and-coming writers comes a fun, fierce, site-specific show with thrilling music and video.
Until the Flood

Until the Flood

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Celebrated artist and Pulitzer Prize finalist Dael Orlandersmith (Yellowman) performs the European premiere of her poetic and revelatory play 'Until the Flood'.
Burgerz

Burgerz

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Carving out a place for themselves as one of the UK’s prominent trans voices, Travis presents a performance that is timely, unsettling and powerful.
The Patient Gloria

The Patient Gloria

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
The Patient Gloria wowed audiences at the Abbey Theatre during its sold-out world premiere at the Dublin Theatre Festival and you can catch it at Traverse Theatre in August!
Rich Kids: A History of Shopping Malls In Tehran

Rich Kids: A History of Shopping Malls In Tehran

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
A darkly comedic, urgent new play about entitlement, consumption and digital technology, exploring cycles of historic decline and rebirth and the ways societies try to reproduce themselves.
What Girls Are Made Of

What Girls Are Made Of

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Performed with a live band, 'What Girls Are Made Of' is the true story of Cora Bissets's journey, celebrating life’s euphoric highs and epic shitstorms.
Mouthpiece

Mouthpiece

1st August 2019 - 25th August 2019
After a critically acclaimed London run, the gripping Traverse Theatre hit 'Mouthpiece' about class, culture and appropriation, returns with a new cast.
Crocodile Fever

Crocodile Fever

2nd August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Meghan Tyler’s surreal Crocodile Fever is a grotesque black comedy celebrating sisterhood whilst reminding us that the pressure cooker of The Troubles is closer than we imagine.
Frankenstein: How to Make a Monster

Frankenstein: How to Make a Monster

6th August 2019 - 25th August 2019
Mary Shelley’s original, re-imagined with songs, soundscapes and sonic trickery. Experience the power of the human voice breathing life into monsters all around us.
Breakfast Plays: The Future Is [...]

Breakfast Plays: The Future Is [...]

13th August 2019 - 25th August 2019
This year’s Breakfast Plays give a glimpse of the now and new from four of the most exciting rising voices in Scottish theatre.
A Play, A Pie and A Pint

A Play, A Pie and A Pint

10th September 2019 - 19th October 2019
A popular feature of the Traverse programme, A Play, A Pie and A Pint, Òran Mór returns with six new plays to light up your lunchtime. Ticket includes a pie and a drink.
The Monstrous Heart

The Monstrous Heart

22nd October 2019 - 2nd November 2019
The Monstrous Heart is thrilling, chilling and witty, examining afresh the eternal question of whether we ever really change how we’re made.

Theatre Events you might like...

The Secret Policeman’s Tour
The Secret Policeman’s Tour
24th August 2019
Edinburgh Playhouse, Edinburgh New Town
In cahoots with the sizzling Deborah Frances-White (Guilty Feminist), Amnesty International’s revered Secret Policeman's Tour comes to Edinburgh Playhouse on 24th August!
Fest on Forth
Fest on Forth
25th August 2019
Harvey Nichols, Edinburgh New Town
Showcasing an eclectic mix of cabaret and comedy, a different group of quality acts will perform in the Forth Floor Brasserie at Harvey Nichols every Sunday throughout August.
Edinburgh Magic Show
Edinburgh Magic Show
5th September 2019
Lulu, Edinburgh New Town
The Edinburgh Magic Show is storming into the city centre for it's 2nd season and you can catch the bi-monthly show at Lulu, George Street.
Find Theatre events in Edinburgh

Find other events in Edinburgh

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

The Luna Cinema
Enjoy open air cinema at the Botanics as the Luna Cinema presents three nights of classic films under the stars.
Cirque Berserk!
Britain’s biggest theatre circus spectacular is back by popular demand, featuring all your favourite Cirque Berserk! acts plus some thrilling new ones!
Whose Line Is It Anyway: Live at the Fringe
One of the greatest TV shows of our time recently celebrated its 30th anniversary, and what better way to commemorate than with a live Fringe extravaganza at Underbelly’s McEwan Hall!
Children’s Fun Fair
FunTastic Events is delighted to be bringing their Children’s Fun Fair back to Vogrie Country Park from 23rd to 25th August!
Edinburgh Mela
Get ready for a fun weekend for the whole family as the Edinburgh Mela, a multi-cultural festival of music, dance and arts, returns to Leith Links!

Advertise With Us

Advertise With Us

Looking to reach new customers? We offer a variety of advertising options with prices starting from just £30 per month!

Click here to find out more »