For the Greater Good

For the Greater Good


Performed and directed by—Cate Barr and Scott Noble.


A world-renowned doctor who believes in the greater good, and whose research has saved countless lives. Emily a detective, in pursuit of a killer, who believes there are no grey areas in the law and in life. Emily’s daughter has a rare illness and only the doctor can save her. What is she prepared to do to save her daughter?


Tom Murray

Tom Murray is a full-time writer living in Dumfries. His plays have been widely performed. His stories and poems published in magazines and anthologies in Scotland, and further afield. He is currently a Poetry Ambassador for the Scottish Poetry Library.

His website:  



Cate Barr

Cate’s credits include Helena, A Midsummer Night’s Dream live with BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra (BBC Radio 3); Donna Anna, A Feast in Time of Plague (VGIK International Theatre Festival, Moscow - winner of Grand Prix Prize); Titania, A Midsummer Night’s Dream (RCS); Irina, Three Sisters (RCS); Grace, Earthquakes in London (RCS).


Scott Noble

Scott most recently appeared in the rehearsed reading of Clare Prenton’s Men Don’t Talk. He performed in Borders’ Pub Theatre’s Hogg in the Limelight and Take Heart and in 2018 toured with Fuora Dance Project’s W-hat About? and narrated the BBC Scotland documentary The Storm That Saved A City.