Author: Sarah Moyes

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Tea and Nuisance

Tea and Nuisance

★★★☆☆  Charming:
Tea and Nuisance, by Foxfire Theatre, is an unusual but charming take on Lewis Carroll’s much loved story, Alice in Wonderland.

August 25, 2017 | By | Reply More
Sweeney Todd

Sweeney Todd

★★★★☆   Bloodily brilliant:
The dark streets of Victorian London come to life in this thrilling production of Sweeney Todd by Captivate Theatre.

August 20, 2017 | By | Reply More
Macbeth Kills The Duchess

Macbeth Kills The Duchess

★★★★☆ Tragic comedy:
A plot to murder a member of the royal family takes centre stage in the debut run of the tragic comedy Macbeth kills The Duchess.

August 18, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Noose Women

Noose Women

★★★☆☆  Comically sinister:
How far would you go for your 15 minutes of fame? That’s the question asked by Noose Women as the world of celebrity comes under the microscope in this new comedy.

August 17, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
The Illusion of Truth

The Illusion of Truth

★★★☆☆    Magical:
Our relationship with truth and power are explored through ancient mythology in Mara Menzies’  one-woman show at the Storytelling Centre.

August 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
Fringe Fantasmic! & Anthems

Fringe Fantasmic! & Anthems

★★★☆☆    Family Fun:
The biggest songs from much loved musicals and movies shine in this double bill from Edinburgh Music Theatre, at St Andrew’s & St George’s West Church on George Street.

August 10, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
beauty

beauty

★★★★☆ Thought-provoking:
The disturbing consequences of our obsession with fame and celebrity are explored in beauty, Claire Wood’s new play for the Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group.

August 8, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Volpone

Volpone

★★★★☆  Ruthless:
The Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group bring Ben Johnson’s comedy, Volpone, to life and new audiences in a hilarious version of the tale about just how far people will go to be rich.

August 8, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Great American Trailer Park Musical

The Great American Trailer Park Musical

★★★★★   Trash Hit:
Local youngsters from the MGA Academy bring trailer-trash America to the heart of Edinburgh in this hilarious and entertaining production of The Great American Trailer Park Musical.

August 6, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More
Five Kinds of Silence

Five Kinds of Silence

★★★☆☆  Dark and twisted:
Students and graduates from the MGA Academy make their professional debut in a dark and twisted all-new production of Shelagh Stephenson’s Five Kinds of Silence.

August 6, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More