"It’s this bond with the audience that is one of the secrets of Stewart’s success. His parting gift was the gentle, stirring Sailing, and the crowd, arms aloft, sang along to every single word. Now in the fifth decade of his career, Stewart remains one of the greatest showmen – a little old-fashioned, but that's alright."
“I’ve always had a soft spot for Leith, where my dad grew up and where Penny and I had our sons christened. It’s a creative and exciting area of Edinburgh and making sure the theatre is restored to play a central role in the community and attract people to Leith is a terrific vision."