Michael Davies

The Pride

The Pride

★★★☆☆ Involving:

The Pride, the debut production by Different Works at the Assembly Roxy, is very good at showing how the repressive urge for conformity destroys everyone, not just those who are seen as ‘different’.

June 15, 2018 | By | Reply More
Little Women

Little Women

★★★★☆ Wholesome entertainment:

Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women gets a sensitive and thoroughly entertaining musical theatre adaptation at the Assembly Roxy from new Edinburgh amateur company Shoots Theatre.

March 8, 2018 | By | Reply More
Aladdin

Aladdin

★★★★☆ Fantastic Family Fun:

The Balerno Theatre Company whisks us away to Agrabah with their magical production of Aladdin at the Church Hill Theatre until Saturday.

December 7, 2017 | By | Reply More
A Few Good Men

A Few Good Men

★★★☆☆ Clever
Tightly paced and with a solidly constructed script from West Wing writer Aaron Sorkin, Beam Theatre’s A Few Good Men has plenty to offer, at the Assembly Roxy to Saturday.

February 11, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More
Musical Chess, mate

Musical Chess, mate

Audition details for double dose of Chess:
Details for the Edinburgh Music Theatre’s March 2015 production of Chess the Musical at the Church Hill Theatre have been announced, with open auditions taking place next week.

September 10, 2014 | By | Reply More
Review – A Christmas Carol: The Pantomime

Review – A Christmas Carol: The Pantomime

Accomplished and enjoyable, Balerno Theatre Company’s staging of A Christmas Carol – The Pantomime is an entertaining if ultimately somewhat patchy production.

December 5, 2013 | By | Reply More
Review – The Last Five Years

Review – The Last Five Years

★★★☆☆  Flying start:

The fledgling Green Room production company has got off to a flying start with this elegantly staged production of Jason Robert Brown’s modern musical, The Last Five Years.

October 7, 2011 | By | Reply More
The Last Five Years is Green Room’s debut

The Last Five Years is Green Room’s debut

Fledgling touring musical theatre company debuts at Storytelling centre:

Green Room, a new Edinburgh-based company formed to tour musical theatre, is making its debut performance at the Scottish Storytelling Centre this week with a production of The Last Five Years by Jason Robert Brown.

October 5, 2011 | By | Reply More