Company of Wolves


Brian Hartley

"Chillingly memorable"
Mary Brennan, The Herald
"Recounted in unsparing, gruesomely poetic detail… with muscular, visual eloquence"
Mark Brown, The Herald Scotland
"A tightly-reined narrative that lands all the right emotional punches"
Exeunt Magazine
"Breathtaking... startling... rich and evocative"
The Reviews Hub
_ Time: 16.15
_ Duration: 45 mins
_ Age Suitability: 14+

Scotland’s acclaimed Company of Wolves reimagines the myth of Achilles in a heart-stopping solo performance. Fusing storytelling, movement and song, Achilles is the epic story of a man’s exorcism: a burning out of his grief, his rage and his humanity. Company of Wolves are a laboratory theatre company based in Glasgow. They make performance by experiment, using elements of theatre, dance, music and improvisation to craft unique and compelling pieces that speak directly to the times in which we live.

Press & reviews
  • The Herald Scotland - read
  • Exeunt Magazine - read
  • The Reviews Hub ★★★★ - read