Adapting Fat Boy Swim

Fri 24 Aug 18:30 - 20:00

The Spiegeltent

£8.00, £6.00

Cathy Forde is no longer able to appear in this event and it will go ahead with Dougie Irvine and Michael John McCarthy.
Changed Adapting Fat Boy Swim

A Performance with Songs

Cathy Forde's young adult novel Fat Boy Swim is being adapted into a stunning piece of musical theatre by Visible Fictions Theatre Company. Today is your chance to see some scenes and musical numbers from the play, performed by actors. Afterwards, the award-winning author Cathy Forde, director Dougie Irvine from Visible Fictions, and composer Michael John McCarthy discuss taking the book from page to stage to musical incarnation.

Part of our Playing with Books series of events.