Tryst To Be Sponsored By Glasgow Lawyers Mitchells
Falkirk's Tryst Theatre will be sponsored by Mitchells Roberton, Glasgow's
oldest firm of solicitors, for its 2008 season.
Announcing the sponsorship deal, Tryst President Frank Murray said: "Tryst
is delighted to be supported by such a long-established firm which can
trace its origins back to the eighteenth century. Some club members like
Jimmy Cairns are almost as old!
"Their generous financial support means Tryst can plan its season
with confidence and perhaps even consider travelling to some new drama
festivals in the UK and beyond.
"Mitchells Roberton are wonderful patrons of the arts and last year
sponsored the Citizens Theatre Christmas Show, "James and the Giant
"It goes without saying that Tryst is delighted with its peach of
Mitchells Roberton Marketing Manager Sarah Gurton said: "Over the
years we've admired the many high-quality performances given by Tryst.
Plays like "Teechers", "September
in the Rain", "Travels with my Aunt",
"The Steamie" and "Pugilist Specialist"
show they can handle a wide and challenging repertoire, and we wish them
well in 2008."
The sponsorship will cover the SCDA one-act festival plus the club's
appearances in 2008 in festivals in Falkirk, East Kilbride, Welwyn Garden City
Our picture shows Tryst's Brian Tripney unsuccessfully auditioning for
Judge Judy, with the club's Rhona Law (left), Alan Clark (right) and Mitchell
Roberton's Marketing Manager Sarah Gurton (rear) looking on.