James I & James II
Paul has been commissioned by the National Theatre to score a new adaptation of James I.
He will also be composing James II with Scottish electro duo Boards of Canada. Written by award-winning playwright Rona Munro and directed by Laurie Sansom, Artistic Director the National Theatre of Scotland, the plays will premiere at the Edinburgh International Festival in August before moving on to The Olivier Theatre in London during September and October.
This vividly-imagined trilogy brings to life three generations of Stewart Kings who ruled Scotland in the fifteenth century, and includes cast memebers such as James McArdle, Blythe Duff and Sofie Gråbøl - star of the Danish TV series The Killing.