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Slava’s Snow Show

Slava’s Snow Show

★★★★☆  Spirited:

There are clowns, snowflakes and bubbles galore as the spectacular Slava’s Snowshow returns to Edinburgh’s Festival theatre until Sunday.

November 1, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Son of a Preacher Man

Son of a Preacher Man

★★★☆☆    Nostalgic:

Dusty Springfield fans will love Son of a Preacher Man as the 60s return to the Kings this week with Strictly judge Craig Revel Horwood on both direction and choreographic duties.

October 18, 2017 | By | Reply More
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 | 1 Reply More