EDINBURGH FESTIVAL

Play Something Heads To Edinburgh Festival

Play Something Heads To Edinburgh Festival
Following its acclaimed premiere at the Mercury Theatre in 2016, Stage Write will be taking the show to the Edinburgh Fringe this summer!“Side One, track two. That song is about me.”Two men me[...]

REVIEW: Glasgow Girls, Assembly Hall, Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Glasgow Girls, Assembly Hall, Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭✭
Glasgow Girls Assembly Hall (Then Touring) Edinburgh Fringe 5 StarsWith its raw energy and heart-breaking story, Glasgow Girls has been packing a punch since it burst onto the stage at the [...]

REVIEW: Scorched, Zoo Southside, Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Scorched, Zoo Southside, Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭
Scorched Zoo Southside Four stars Find Out MoreSand literally runs through everything in Scorched, a play by Lisle Turner based on conversations with his grandfather. Evoking an elderly man's t[...]

REVIEW: A Regular Little Houdini, Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: A Regular Little Houdini, Pleasance Dome, Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭
A Regular Little Houdini Pleasance Dome Four stars Book NowA family queuing to see A Regular Little Houdini were talking excitedly about what magic tricks and feats of escapology they were hopi[...]

REVIEW: DarkTales, Pleasance - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭

REVIEW: DarkTales, Pleasance - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭
Darktales Pleasannce One 15 August 2016 2 Stars Book NowThere is a fine tradition of thrillers and ghost stories in theatre. The Woman in Black is still packing them in, Sleuth and Deathtr[...]

REVIEW: Teatro Delusio, Pleasance - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Teatro Delusio, Pleasance - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭
Teatro Delusio Pleasance 19 August 2016 4 Stars Book NowTake one slightly jaded critic. Place him in front of Familie Floz, the esteemed mask company from Germany.Watch him fall in l[...]

REVIEW: 5 Guys Chillin, C Too - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭

REVIEW: 5 Guys Chillin, C Too - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭
5 Guys Chilling C Too 15 August 2016 3 Stars Book NowChem sex, (sex involving the use of drugs), is a worrying scene, connected to soaring HIV rates among gay men, especially in London. [...]

REVIEW: Thrones, Assembly - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Thrones, Assembly - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭
Thrones! Assembly 1 19 August 2016 4 Stars Book NowBack for a second year comes this musical parody of Game of Thrones. Given the popularity of the series, it' s probably one of the easies[...]

REVIEW: Love, Lies and Taxidermy, Summerhall - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Love, Lies and Taxidermy, Summerhall - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭✭
Love, Lies, and Taxidermy Roundabout @ Summerhall 14 August 2016 5 Stars Book NowAnd here comes the next gem from Paines Plough at the Roundabout. Set in the Welsh town of Merthyr Tydfil, [...]

REVIEW: Us/Them, Summerhall - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Us/Them, Summerhall - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭✭
Us/Them Summerhall 13 August 2016 5 Stars Book NowThe 2004 siege of Number One school in Belsen by Chechen separatists is in danger of fading from Western memory.This outstanding prod[...]

REVIEW: Growth, Roundabout at Summerhall - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Growth, Roundabout at Summerhall - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭
Growth Roundabout at Summerhall 13 August 2016 4 Stars Book NowPaines Plough have established a fine tradition with their residency at the pop up Roundabout. Stripping their work down to just [...]

REVIEW: Adler and Gibb, Summerhall - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Adler and Gibb, Summerhall - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭
Adler and Gibb Summerhall 13 August 2016 4 Stars Book Now Writer and director Tim Crouch revives his 2014 Royal Court production to mesmerising effect he[...]