The Tobacco Merchant’s Lawyer
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Andy Paterson of Fringe and touring hit 3,000 Trees brings you double Fringe First-winning Iain Heggies classic 18th century comedy. Undercover nationalist lawyer Enoch Dalmellington would like to marry his daughter Euphemia off to secure her future. But will he be able to resist the power and money of ruthless profiteering unionist tobacco merchant and slave trader McCorquindale? And what will political medium Mistress Zapata have to say about 21st century Scotland? Perfect Fringe treat. (List). The laughs keep coming. (Guardian). Brilliant satire. (Scotsman). ***** ( **** (Telegraph). **** (Metro). **** (List). **** (Times). **** (Herald).