Theatre making the invisible, visible

Tricky Hat Productions

Tricky Hat Productions a multi-arts performance company that makes theatre with and about people who live on the margins of our society.
  • We use a participatory approach, and devise our work.
  • We work with people to find a creative and credible voice through participation in high quality, collaborative, cross-arts events alongside high calibre artists.
  • Our artists work with participants using performance, film, music and movement to explore their real life stories, hopes and dreams.
  • Our creative outputs include live performance, sound installations and film.
  • We work in collaboration with organisations, artists and areas in Scotland and internationally.


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Fire Practice Programme Mentored Artists

Tricky Hat is delighted to announce our 5 Fire Practice Programme Mentored Artists. Each artist is being mentored by Tricky Hat Artistic Director, Fiona Miller; to become an Associate Director in the “Tricky Hat way”,...

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Flame Up! Edinburgh Performance

Flame Up! Summerhall, Edinburgh Saturday 25th February (4pm & 7pm) £6 / £4   The Flames are coming to Edinburgh.   The Flames will reignite in a striking and innovative mix of film, music and...

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Fire Practice Programme Call-out

We want to train an Associate Director in the “Tricky Hat way”, to widen our base of artists who can deliver Flames Guerilla sessions in the future. This is paid training that is about investing...

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Time for The Flames to put their feet up and relax after a fabulous performance of ‘Don’t Stop Me Now’ at @lythartscentre last night, followed by a workshop with local people in Wick at The Pulteney Centre this afternoon 😎 ☀️ …….. but only for a few hours! 

We’re back tomorrow at @timespan_helmsdale for a workshop from 2pm - 4pm (participation is free)🔥❤️‍🔥 

If you know anyone in Sutherland or the surrounding area who is aged 50+ and has a story to tell, let them know!  No experience in performance is necessary. ✨
📷 Annette Stewart

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