Written & Performed by Gary McNair
Directed by Joe Douglas
Music by Simon Liddell
I’m in love with a man from Dundee
Though he lived 100 years before me
His name was Sir William Topaz McGonagall
His life I will now attempt to chronicle.
A biography in ‘almost rhyming verse’ of the late Dundonian poet - Sir William Topaz McGonagall - the only way to honour the great Dundonian man who has come to be known as the 'World’s Worst Poet'.
Expect a healthy dose of McNair’s unique storytelling style as McGonagall, and the many other characters of his truly unique and fascinating story, are brought to the stage in a tragi-comedy, with music played live by Simon Liddell of Scottish Indie band Frightened Rabbit.
“a perfectly-pitched production”The Scotsman
★ ★ ★ ★The Herald