The Sky Is Safe

"Accessible, political and unashamedly emotional."
★★★★★ The Herald on 'The Tailor of Inverness'
"A ripping yarn with a serious edge"
★★★★ The Stage on 'Mungo Park'
"Superb theatricality – get to Summerhall!" on 'Mungo Park'
"Zajac is truly a visionary" on 'The Tailor of Inverness'
"An emotionally charged and politically powerful masterpiece."
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_ Time: 19.45
_ Duration: 60 mins
_ Venue: Main Hall
_ Age Suitability: 12+

They meet on an Istanbul street, she a Syrian refugee, he a privileged westerner. What follows is an intimate yet epic story of identity and power, choice and its absence, a story of beauty, brutality and love. Writer & performer Matthew Zajac and director Ben Harrison, creators of the multi-award winning The Tailor of Inverness, combine with composer Pippa Murphy, video artist Tim Reid and Syrian designer and artist Nihad Al Turk.

Press & reviews
  • ★★★★★ Edinburgh Fringe Guru - read
  • ★★★★ Edinburgh Festival - read
  • Herald Scotland - read
  • ★★★★ - The Wee Review - read
  • ★★★★★ - Ed Fest Mag - read
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