Joe Douglas

The Arabian Nights

The Arabian Nights

★★★★☆ Ravishing:

Beautiful to look at and clever enough to know when to be stupid, The Arabian Nights at the Lyceum is genuine family Christmas entertainment.

December 1, 2017 | By | Reply More
Stand By

Stand By

★★★★★    Gripping:
Adam McNamara’s outstanding Stand By profoundly examines the relationship between four officers amidst the unpredictable rhythms of life on the job.

August 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Lyceum Season 2017-18

Lyceum Season 2017-18

Details of 17/18 season announced:
The Lyceum is to stage ten shows in its 2017-18 season, the second in David Greig’s tenure as artistic director and the final year in the current funding round.

April 27, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Lyceum season introduction

Lyceum season introduction

A time to take risks:
The Lyceum’s artistic director, David Greig, talks about the background to the 2017/18 season and his reasoning behind it.

April 27, 2017 | By | Reply More
Too Many Penguins?

Too Many Penguins?

★★★★★ Not too many:
Clever, intriguing and thoroughly engaging for its target audience of pre-school toddlers, Too Many Penguins? returns in a form that is even better than before.

December 16, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Cheviot, The Stag and The Black, Black Oil

The Cheviot, The Stag and The Black, Black Oil

★★★★★ Serious fun:
Tuneful, hilarious and deeply moving, Dundee Rep’s revival of The Cheviot, The Stag and The Black, Black Oil, on tour at the Lyceum, is a triumph.

September 15, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Cheviot for Lyceum

Cheviot for Lyceum

Iconic play tours to Lyceum:
Dundee Rep’s revival of The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil is to play the Lyceum in September 2016 as part of a short Scottish tour.

March 8, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Cheviot The Stag…

The Cheviot The Stag…

★★★★★ Fabulous revival
Dundee Rep
Big, bold, brilliantly political and a cracking night out to boot, Dundee Rep’s revival of The Cheviot The Stag and the Black, Black Oil makes the theatre a must-visit venue this month.

September 12, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Titus in Iraq

Titus in Iraq

Grads’ Andronicus steps into modern era:
The buzz has predictably focussed on the blood and the guts in the Grads’ new production of Titus Andronicus, which is at the Assembly Roxy to Saturday this week.

May 7, 2015 | By | Reply More
Fat Alice

Fat Alice

✭✭✭✭✩ Skin tight:
There’s a twitching unease about Peter and Moira as they sit down to celebrate their 10th anniversary in Fat Alice, Alison Carr’s juicily-observed two-hander which is this week’s lunchtime theatre session at the Traverse.

April 9, 2015 | By | Reply More