Paras over the Barrs 2: The Second Wave

James Barclay's sequel to his popular laugh-a-line comedy set in Glasgow during the Second World War.

The action takes place in various locations in the east end of Glasgow in the 1940s, when Britain is at war with Germany.

Our 2006 Edinburgh Festival Fringe production was directed by Alex Purves.

Cast:
Rita -- Mairi Beaver
Wullie McSorley -- Billy Renfrew
Annie -- Ruth McLaren
In McLatchie -- Phyllis Ross
Erchie McPherson -- Steve McDowall
Curdy McVey -- David Meadows
Rasputin Plunkett -- Euan Gregor
Hans -- Edward Blake
Fingers McGeachie -- Clem Allan
Mrs Cominsky -- Dorsay Larnach
Plooky Boyle -- Elsie Horobin
Mrs O'Toole -- Marjory Kinnear / Kate Potter
Father McGillicuddy -- John McColl
Jimmy / Inspector -- Don Arnott
With Lee Shedden, Stevie McLaren, Alan Richardson, and the voices of Alex Purves and Stephen Hajducki

Production:
Stage Managers -- Marion Donohoe / Don Arnott
Assistant Stage Managers -- Alan McConnell / Ali May
Set design -- Derek Blackwood
Construction Crew -- Derek Blackwood, Clem Allan, Don Arnott, Alex Purves
Lighting and effects -- Stephen Hajducki
Sound Designer -- Alison Buckley
Properties -- Maggie McConnell
Wardrobe -- Effie Robertson
Continuity -- Marjory McColl

For the Company:
Front of House Co-ordinator -- Marjory McColl
Catering Manager -- Jenny Calcott
Box office -- Alison Kenny / Pat McLeod / Maggie McConnell
Business Manager -- Don Arnott
Photography -- Marion Donohoe

 

Paras over the Barras 2

- The Second Wave

by James Barclay

5-19 August 2006

St Serf's Hall