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Five Artists in Search of a Country

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The Scottish Independence Convention are hosting a benefit event:

As Scotland faces a historic decision about it’s future next year with the independence referendum 5 artists come together to share their vision of the country’s political and cultural future. How have the arts shaped and reflected the debate? What does independence mean to them? What effect will a Yes or a No vote have on the arts?

With David Greig (playwright and theatre director), Jim Sutherland (composer – La Banda Europa), Dave Hook (musician – Solareye from Stanley Odd), Jenny Lindsay (winner 2012 Edinburgh Festival Slam), Cora Bissett (actor/singer – Roadkill/Glasgow Girls).
Chaired by comedian Elaine C Smith.’

The event will take place at the Assembly Rooms, 12th of August, 2.30pm, Edinburgh.

To book tickets for the event go to the AR Fringe website.