EDINBURGH FESTIVAL

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 NowWriter and director Tim Crouch revives his 2014 Royal Court production to mesmerising effect here. In pre[...]

REVIEW: Bubble Schmeisis, Summerhall - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Bubble Schmeisis, Summerhall - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭
Bubble Schmeisis Summerhall 13 August 2016 4 Stars Book NowWelcome to the Canning Town Schvitz, East London's last authentic bath house. Writer and performer Nick Cassenbaum takes us on [...]

REVIEW: Milk, Traverse - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Milk, Traverse - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭✭
Milk Traverse 12 August 2016 5 Stars Book NowThe Traverse has been the powerhouse of new writing for so long, it' s easy to take it for granted. But every year it presents a varied program[...]

REVIEW: A Good Clean Heart, Underbelly - Edinburgh Fringe ✭✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: A Good Clean Heart, Underbelly - Edinburgh Fringe ✭✭✭✭✭
A Good Clean Heart Underbelly 11 August 2016 5 Stars Book NowFighting for attention on the Fringe is this beautifully written bilingual play of two brothers, separated by adoption, who fin[...]

REVIEW: The Naked Magicians, Pleasance - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: The Naked Magicians, Pleasance - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭
The Naked Magicians Pleasance Edinburgh 10 August 2016 4 Stars Book NowYou need to grab an audience hard to impress them with magic these days. Some acts make buildings disapear. Here Ch[...]

REVIEW: Eurobeat, Pleasance - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Eurobeat, Pleasance - Edinburgh Festival ✭✭✭✭
Eurobeat Moldova Pleasance 11 August 2016 4 Stars Book NowRemember when the Eurovision Song Contest was fun? Yes I know it's still supposed to be, but nowadays the fun feels forced and fla[...]

REVIEWS: Darktales, Edinburgh Festival

REVIEWS: Darktales, Edinburgh Festival
Described as the scariest show at the Edinburgh Fringe, we were keen to see what critics thought of Dan Clarkson's new production of Darktales festuring Andrew Paul and Sean Ward.Darktales has[...]

UPCOMING: You Tweet My Face Space

UPCOMING: You Tweet My Face Space
This week Julian paid a visit to the London Theatre Workshop to take a look at You Tweet My Face Space.Once again, LTW hosts another outstanding event: this time, a Pre-Edinburgh Fringe previe[...]

REVIEW: Raz, Assembly George Square Studios ✭✭✭✭

REVIEW: Raz, Assembly George Square Studios ✭✭✭✭
Raz Assembly George Square Studios Four starsRaz transfers to the Trafalgar Studios 2 from 22 March. Book Now!In the 1980s and 1990s, Jim Cartwright won acclaim for plays depicting Lanca[...]