Liz Hare

Home Comfort with Citadel

Home Comfort with Citadel

New play based on memories of Leith gets online reading:

Home Comfort, a new play by Vincent Maguire based on living memories of Isa’s Chat ‘N’ Chew Cafe in Portland Place in Leith, has a new online rehearsed reading from Citadel Arts.

October 11, 2020 | By | 1 Reply More
Stories of the Sea

Stories of the Sea

★★★★☆    Factual:
There’s a braw bundle of insight to be had in Citadel Arts Group’s double bill of plays that explore some of the varying aspects of the women of Leith’s relationships with the sea.

June 14, 2017 | By | 4 Replies More
A port full of Theatre

A port full of Theatre

Leith Festival theatre goes to its roots:
There is a sense of getting right into the community from to the three major theatre offerings at this year’s Leith Festival, with new work from Citadel, Spartaki and Theatre Imperative.

June 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
Leith Theatre Memories

Leith Theatre Memories

Memories of Leith Theatre wanted for new book:
If you remember the Wombles, the Rollers, a baby elephant on stage in Aida or any other act on the Leith Theatre stage, then you can help a new project to collect memories and stories of the theatre.

February 27, 2017 | By | 8 Replies More
When The War Came Home

When The War Came Home

✭✭✭✩✩ Local heroism:
Big-hearted but uneven, the panoramic sweep of When The War Came Home never lacks ambition but only intermittently achieves maximum power.

January 15, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
WW1 Home Front

WW1 Home Front

People’s voice heard in powerful new play:
The people of Edinburgh are at the forefront of When the War Came Home, a new play about the first world war being staged this coming week by Citadel Arts Group and the WEA Scotland.

January 9, 2015 | By | Reply More