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The Majority

a new play by Rob Drummond

11 to 28 August
Running Time: tbc

The Majority

Following the acclaimed Bullet Catch in The Shed, Rob Drummond returns to the National with a new show about democracy.  The Majority charts Rob’s journey as he navigates the Scottish Independence Referendum, Brexit, Trump... and whatever today brings.

So take your seat and push the button. Yes or No. Can you change the show with your votes? Every night will be different, depending on the majority.

'Wonderfully entertaining but emotionally devastating. Remarkable, multi-layered and utterly gripping.’
Guardian (on Bullet Catch)


Talks and events

Rob Drummond and David Overend Thu 24 Aug, 9pm


Originally co-commissioned with The Arches, Glasgow


Production team

Ticket prices and Access performances

Mon – Thu evenings & all matinees
£35, £30, £25, £15
Fri & Sat evening
£40, £35, £25, £18
Ways to save:
Previews 11 & 12 August
£30, £25, £20, £15

Access performances
Captioned performances, for deaf or hard-of-hearing people:
Monday 28 August, 7.30pm (Live captioning, speech to text)
Captioned performances have subtitles on screens at the front of the auditorium so that deaf, hard of hearing or non-english speaking people can also enjoy the performance.

Audio-described performances, for blind and visually impaired people:
Friday 25 August, 7.30pm
Saturday 26 August 2.30pm (Touch Tour 12.45pm)

Audio-described performances have a live audio-description of what is happening onstage that can be heard through headphones. This is so that blind or visually impaired people can also enjoy the performance. A Touch Tour is for blind people to touch the set to familiarise themselves ahead of the performance. 

Photography by Camilla Adams

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