Burning Issues presents “The Dream”

Over the weekend Burning Issues Drama group performed their fifth major production, “The Dream”, at the National Christian Outreach Centre. “The Dream” is an historical drama, based on actual events that took place in 1st Century Judea which caused momentous political and religious upheaval. The story is told from the viewpoint of Procula, wife of […]

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Burning Issues Drama: Dreaming Big

Burning Issues are currently in preparation for their latest full-length production, “The Dream” by American playwright Robert Alan Ward. The play is an historical piece set in 1st Century Judea which centres around Lady Procula, the wife of Pontius Pilate, as those within her husband’s sphere of influence consider what to do about a particular […]

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Choir & Drama in Kirkaldy – Open Heavens

This past Saturday the Upper Room Singers and Burning Issues Drama Group were taking part in a praise night outreach meeting at the Open Heavens Church in Kirkcaldy. Members of PWAMM’s South Korean team also performed a special dance routine to Hillsong’s “That’s What We Came Here For”.

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Burning Issues Drama Group ‘Exit Smiling’

Burning Issues Drama Group presented Exit Smiling, a “poignant farce”, this weekend (Fri 1st & Sat 2nd) at the National Christian Outreach Centre.  Over 250 people across the weekend attended the performances. The play centres on the long-suffering director of an amateur acting group who recalls past stage mishaps as he awaits medical test results, […]

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Burning Issues Drama Group: Interview with Barry Brannen

INTERVIEW – Burning Issues Drama Group – an interview with Burning Issues Drama Group director Barry Brannen. Q. When did Burning Issues Drama Group start? Barry – “Back in 2003, Pastor Mervyn asked if I would consider setting up a drama group, to complement the other outreach ministries of PWAMM. Over the previous few years, […]

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Fairy Tale : The Ever After

This weekend saw the Burning Issues Drama Group stretch their abilities with two performances of “Fairy Tale – The Ever After”, an allegorical story in which well known fairy tale characters have lost their faith in the Storyteller. It is an allegory in much the same way the C.S. Lewis’ The Chronicles of Narnia, with […]

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Burning Issues at the Redeemed Church of God

Burning Issues, PWAMM’s drama group, were invited to take part in a special dedication and celebration service at the Open Heavens Church in Dundee on Saturday. The church is part of the Nigerian-based ‘Redeemed Christian Church of God’ (RCCG) denomination, which is growing rapidly in the UK, with quite a few congregations in Scotland. Burning […]

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Life & Death came to Everyman

Over this past weekend (22 & 23 November) the Burning Issues Drama Group presented a two-hour performance each evening. The theme was life and death, hence the name, Life & Death Matters. The name intentionally has a double meaning, with the emphasis being the importance of matters concerning life and death. The first hour was […]

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