“Drift” has been shortlisted for three awards from Critics’ Awards for Theatre in Scotland

Read more about the Vision Mechanics production, Drift here

A memorable experience and one with the nerve to lead us deep into the dark forest, where human beings have always gone to find change and transformation, at times of crisis.

- The Scotsman, Joyce Macmillan, EMBRACE

A magical world of faerie-like wonderment.

- Edinburgh Evening News, Barry Gordon, EMBRACE

Amrita Devi’s story is told through mesmerising animation, using shadow puppetry on gloriously vibrant backgrounds.

- TVBomb, Robert James Peacock, EMBRACE

Judith Adams’ script is as dense as thick, black treacle but has the lightest of touches.

- The Guardian, Lyn Gardner, GHOST

I have been thinking about it ever since.

- The Observer, Ruaridh Nicholl, GHOST

A delicious sensory overload of future gothic.

- The Herald, Neil Cooper, GHOST

Strange but beautiful and moving.

- The Scotsman, Joyce Macmillan, GHOST

Exquisitely designed and executed.

- All Edinburgh Theatre, Thom Dibdin, DARK MATTER

Full of primal passion.

- The Scotsman, Joyce Macmillan, DARK MATTER

…the genius of the Big Man Walking, old or new, is that we can’t be quite sure what.

- The Scotsman, Joyce Macmillan, THE BIG MAN WALKING





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The Big Shed – available from March 2017

Exciting news about new workshop/rehearsal/build spaces at Vision Mechanics’ Big Shed, opening in March 2017      

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The Little Light in Jordan

Symon and Kim from Vision Mechanics recently spent two weeks at the Haya Cultural Centre in Amman, collaborating with the Centre’s creative team to develop a new puppetry production for 3-8...

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