When you are here find out about the writers and members of the
advisory team (christened The Serious Burns Unit) our progress and
plans, and, of course, you are welcome to put any comment in the
This year, 2009, is the 250th anniversary of Robert Burns’s birth in Alloway in Ayrshire. Best known all over the world
for the song Auld Lang Syne, he wrote over 5000 other works many
of which have been translated.
To celebrate this important anniversary,
BURNS SUPPER was commissioned as a musical to celebrate the
life and legacy of Robert Burns. The musical is expected to be premiered
by the Scottish National Youth Theatre during the Edinburgh Festival
The musical is now available free to all schools
throughout the world for performance in 2009. In addition, schools
will be encouraged to make a film of their show for entry in a competition
organised by First Scottish Film Features.
£15,000 REQUIRED TO SPONSOR SCOTTISH NATIONAL YOUTH THEATRE PRODUCTION OF BURNS SUPPER DURING EDINBURGH FESTIVAL 2009.
£5000 REQUIRED BY LEITH ACADEMY TO SPONSOR SCHOOL PRODUCTION.
ALL ENQUIRIES WELCOME