John Webster

Ladies’ Day

Ladies’ Day

★★★★☆    Good each-way bet
Saughtonhall Drama Club’s Ladies’ Day has warm humour, the odd spiky line and a finely put together production.

August 11, 2017 | By | Reply More
Puss In Boots

Puss In Boots

★★★★☆ Huge laughs:
Great fun is to be had at Saughtonhall Drama Group’s Puss In Boots, which gets the pantomime season off to a riotous start.

November 24, 2016 | By | Reply More
Me and My Girl

Me and My Girl

★★★★☆ Thoroughly tuneful:
Very fine performances and some chorus numbers of an exceptional standard mark out Me and My Girl, EDGAS’s latest foray into non-G&S material at the Church Hill, to Saturday.

October 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
Ne’er the Twain

Ne’er the Twain

✭✭✭✭✩ Funny:
Bold, fast-paced and verging on the hysterical at times, Saughtonhall Drama Group’s Ne’er The Twain is a tremendously enjoyable production.

August 10, 2016 | By | Reply More
A Murder Is Announced

A Murder Is Announced

★★★☆☆ Pleasing:
Thoughtful and well staged, Saughtonhall Drama Group’s production of Agatha Christie’s A Murder Is Announced is a solid evening’s entertainment.

April 14, 2016 | By | Reply More
Geronimo

Geronimo

★★★★☆ Warmly funny:
There is a great deal of laughter in Saughtonhall Drama Group’s Geronimo. There is also a decidedly warm and comforting feeling to the whole show, despite a few odd moments.

November 28, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Cheshire Cats

Cheshire Cats

★★★★★ Great Big Grins:
Life-affirming and hugely funny, Cheshire Cats at Saughtonhall United Reformed Church is a rare treat indeed.

August 12, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Comedy Double Bill

Comedy Double Bill

✭✭✭✩✩ Well timed:
Staged with real care and featuring more than the required number of laughs, Saughtonhall Drama Group’s double bill of one-act comedies provides an enjoyable evening.

April 16, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
When We Are Married

When We Are Married

✭✭✭✭✩ Charming fun:
Snappy, engaging and funny, Edinburgh People’s Theatre’s production of J.B. Priestley’s When We Are Married mines a rich seam of humour in the timeless subjects of marital discord and snobbery.

March 19, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Suddenly at Home – Review

Suddenly at Home – Review

✭✭✭✩✩ Subtle thrills

There are some excellent performances and a great deal to applaud in Saughtonhall Drama Group’s production of Francis Durbridge’s thriller Suddenly At Home; even if the end result is enjoyable rather than truly gripping, it still makes for a highly pleasurable evening.

March 28, 2014 | By | Reply More