Joe Christie

Macbeth: Without Words.

Macbeth: Without Words.

★★★☆☆ Bold:
Fresh and experimental, the Ludens Ensemble’s reimagining of the Scottish play is an Expressionist fantasia of sound, projection and movement.

August 18, 2016 | By | Reply More
Greater Belfast

Greater Belfast

✭✭✭✭✩ Evocative:
Matt Regan is a true man-of-the-people in Greater Belfast, his moving lyric for a city that could be.

August 17, 2016 | By | Reply More
The AniMotion Show: Peace – War

The AniMotion Show: Peace – War

★★☆☆☆ Better in theory:
Boasting plenty of talent but lacking a clear drive, The AniMotion Show is an interesting multimedia experiment in Gilded Balloon at the Museum which gets lost in its own abstractions.

August 13, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Spring Awakening

Spring Awakening

★★★★☆ Visceral:
Scuzzy and raw in all the right ways, Eusog’s take on the Rock musical version of Frank Wedenkind’s play about burgeoning youth sexuality has a vital edge to it.

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Panti: High Heels in Low Places

Panti: High Heels in Low Places

✭✭✭✭✩ Sparkling:
Ireland’s reigning monarch sparkles in a performance at the Traverse which is often at odds with its all too civil format.

August 12, 2016 | By | Reply More
Crash

Crash

★★★☆☆ Alluring:
Andy Duffy’s elusive character study returns to the Traverse this weekend in a maelstrom of stocks, shares and self-loathing.

May 1, 2016 | By | Reply More
Rent

Rent

✭✭✭✭✩ Vibrant and affecting:
Brassy, colourful and oozing vitality, Edinburgh University Footlight’s production of Rent matches its good intentions with a high level of achievement.

February 12, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Review – Scooby Panto and the Night of the Nutcracker! In 2D!

Review – Scooby Panto and the Night of the Nutcracker! In 2D!

✭✭✭✩✩ Brazenly hazy:
Gosh, golly and crypes, Santa Claus has been kidnapped and not only have his dastardly kidnappers killed Scrappy Doo, but they have cancelled Christmas too!

November 27, 2013 | By | Reply More