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Welcome to The Occasion...

...previously known as The Occasional Cabaret.

Current productions:


THE MONSTER AND MARY SHELLEY


An outlandish trip through the mind of one of English literature’s most influential imaginations.

On the 200th anniversary of the original publication of Frankenstein, The Occasion is excited to announce a new work, with support from Creative Scotland, for touring in the Spring of 2018.

The Monster and Mary Shelley will open at The Tron Theatre, Glasgow on April 20th & 21st, before going on to tour for three weeks, throughout Scotland.

Full tour details to follow shortly. Click below to see our promo video.

For more information on The Monster and Mary Shelley please click here.

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Video by Rare Bird Media. Photograph by Neil Buchan-Grant.




YOU ARE HERE!


Combining live performance with full-dome planetarium film, YOU ARE HERE! is a unique new show. Brilliant storytelling for children aged 5 to 12 and their families; a show that puts everything in its place in the Universe!


Written by acclaimed childrens’ theatre playwright, Andy Cannon, YOU ARE HERE! is a new production developed by The Occasion, in collaboration with Winchester Science Centre.

Designed to increase interest in science with a theatre-minded audience and interest in theatre with a science-minded one!

Scheduled to open at Winchester Science Centre in October 2018 before going on to tour to other Planetaria within the UK.

For full information on You Are Here please click here.

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Photographs by Harvey Mills.

The Occasional Cabaret

The Occasion: Exciting and entertaining; challenging and deliciously different. Dynamic touring and innovative community projects.

To join the mailing list and keep up-to-date with all The Occasion's latest news, please send us your name and email address, or fill out the form on the Contact page.