Written & performed by Matthew Zajac
With Jonny Hardie/Gavin Marwick on violin
Directed by Ben Harrison
Designed by Ali Maclaurin
Video design by Tim Reid
Matthew Zajac’s phenomenal play about his Polish father returns to Ireland following its triumphant tour in 2013.
Winner of a Scotsman Fringe First, the 2008 Stage Best Solo Performer Award at the Edinburgh Fringe and the 2009 Best Actor Award from the Scottish Critics, The Tailor of Inverness has entranced audiences across the world. With a stunning violin accompaniment, the play tells an extraordinary and moving story of survival in war-torn Europe.
“A towering piece of work with a glorious performance from the author.” Emer O’Kelly Sunday Independent
“A universal work of theatre.” Sunday Herald
“A triumph” The Observer
“Compelling and magical.” Edinburgh Evening News
“Deeply affecting” London Evening Standard
“Don’t miss it.” Radio Adelaide
“Brilliantly encapsulates the effects of war on individuals, families and societies” The List