John Duncan

Gang Show is go!

Gang Show is go!

Gang Show celebrates Cubs centenary
Edinburgh’s Gang Show is tuning up for its 2016 edition with the usual massed ranks of young singers and performers ready for its six performances at the King’s next week – Tue 15 to Sat 19 November.

November 12, 2016 | By | Reply More
John Duncan

John Duncan

It is with great sorrow that we learned this week of the passing of John Duncan, who was the musical director of the Edinburgh Gang Show for 22 years.

September 20, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Baton passes at Gang Show

Baton passes at Gang Show

Andy Thomson appointed to pit:
The Edinburgh Gang Show has announced that Musical Director John Duncan is retiring from the show after 22 years of leading the company from the pit.

September 4, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Edinburgh Gang Show 2015

Edinburgh Gang Show 2015

★★★★☆ Fresh:
The 2015 Gang Show at the King’s provides more than its quota of fun and entertainment, being reassuringly familiar yet refreshingly original.

November 18, 2015 | By | Reply More
Edinburgh Gang Show 2014

Edinburgh Gang Show 2014

✭✭✭✭✩ Well prepared:
There is a rarely seen bite and zip to this year’s Edinburgh Gang Show which, while it overruns by some 20 minutes, never outstays its welcome.

November 19, 2014 | By | 3 Replies More
Review – Edinburgh Gang Show 2013

Review – Edinburgh Gang Show 2013

✭✭✭✭✩ Waves of fun
Enthusiasm and good humour abound in the thoroughly successful 2013 Edinburgh Gang Show at the King’s all week. A huge cast demonstrate skill and versatility in comedy, singing and dancing throughout what is essentially an old-fashioned variety show.

November 20, 2013 | By | Reply More
Musical Review – Billy Elliot

Musical Review – Billy Elliot

✭✭✭✭✩ Exuberant:
Bright, exuberant and boasting a cast that mixes the singers from the Edinburgh Gang Show with the dancers of the Manor School of Ballet, the second Billy Youth Theatre version of Billy Elliot to hit Edinburgh is a thoroughly entertaining production.

June 5, 2010 | By | Reply More
Review – Edinburgh Gang Show 2009

Review – Edinburgh Gang Show 2009

✭✭✭✭✩ Feisty
Feisty, glittering and making great use of every one of its almost 200 participants, the Edinburgh Gang Show celebrate their fiftieth annual production with no little style.

November 18, 2009 | By | Reply More