The Electrifying Mr Johnston

The Electrifying Mr Johnston, at Paisley Arts Centre, is a new play about one of Scotland's great unsung heroes, Tom Johnston who brought hydroelectric power to the Highlands & Islands.

The Electrifying Mr Johnston

About The Electrifying Mr Johnston

Mull Theatre presents: The Electrifying Mr Johnston

A new play about one of Scotland’s great unsung heroes, Tom Johnston, once described by Churchill as the 'King of Scotland', focusing on his struggles to bring “light to the glens.”

A story of power and the struggle for it.

Reproduction of the Tom Johnston portrait by kind permission of Scottish Friendly Assurance.


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An informal programme of script-in-hand play readings of new plays and works-in-progress.

Readings, questions & answers and feedback offer audiences the chance to be part of and enjoy the fun of the creative process.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for The Electrifying Mr Johnston are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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