The Finborough Theatre has cancelled its run of The Wallace due to funding issues. A reading of the play will be staged on Monday 15th September. The production was supposed to run between between 7th and 23rd September.
An official statement issued to press reads:
We regret that, due to funding issues, we have had to cancel the planned full production of The Wallace. Instead, we will be presenting a staged reading of the play for one performance only on Monday, 15 September 2014 at 7.30pm.
Commissioned by the Finborough Theatre as part of its Scotland Decides/Tha Alba a'taghadh2014 season to coincide with the Scottish Independence Referendum on Thursday 18th September 2014, The Wallace is described as a "Scottish theatre classic" which has never been performed in England before.