The Tailor of Inverness
Matthew Zajac’s moving play about his Polish father traces his life from the boyhood years spent on a farm in Galicia to carving out a career as a tailor in the Highland capital. This one-man show is a touching personal story and an analysis of how history shapes us into the people we are. An international hit in 2008-9, it won a plethora of awards including a Fringe First, Best Actor Award at Critics Awards for Theatre in Scotland and The Stage Best Solo Performer award. Catch this hit show as it is re-staged for two nights only in Glasgow.
“...Matthew Zajac’s moving performance is a triumph of evocative staging and storytelling.”
”...a brave biographical piece…that has succeeded in turning a deeply personal family story into a universal work of theatre.”
Sunday Herald ★★★★
“Zajac sews up the story superbly…this is a compelling and magical piece of theatre.”
Edinburgh Evening News ★★★★★