Musicals

The Mould That Changed The World

The Mould That Changed The World

★★★★☆ Infectiously Good:

The threat of antibiotic resistance may be an unlikely subject for a musical, but The Mould That Changed The World makes this educational topic fun in a highly entertaining new show.

August 13, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Last Five Years

The Last Five Years

★★★★☆   Clever and Refreshing:

A clever and heartbreaking twist on a classic story, The Last Five Years from Q Productions at Riddles Court blows all your expectations of a romantic musical right out the water.

August 11, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Drowsy Chaperone

The Drowsy Chaperone

★★★★☆   Shout out:

Edinburgh University Savoy Group bring out the comedy in a rousing take on parody musical-within-a-musical The Drowsy Chaperone at Paradise in Augustines.

August 10, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz

★★★☆☆     Colourful Fun:

Edinburgh’s Tribe Porty Youth Theatre takes us down the yellow brick road in this fun and entertaining take on the classic, The Wizard of Oz.

August 5, 2018 | By | Reply More
One Musical To Rule Them All

One Musical To Rule Them All

★★★★☆   Hilarious parody:

Take a trip to Riddle Earth with Foyo and company as One Musical to Rule Them All, Sam Eastop’s hilarious and silly Lord of the Rings parody returns to the Fringe.

August 5, 2018 | By | Reply More
Sister Act

Sister Act

★★★★★   Nun better:

Tuneful, wonderfully acted and with the comic momentum of a juggernaut, Forth Children’s Theatre’s Sister Act at the Edinburgh Tabernacle is almost unimaginably entertaining.

August 4, 2018 | By | 4 Replies More
EdFringe Musicals

EdFringe Musicals

Musicals Made in Edinburgh:

Edinburgh’s musical theatre companies are bringing an unprecedented 28 different productions to this year’s Fringe, with everything from full blown musicals to highlights packages of showtunes.

July 29, 2018 | By | Reply More
The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz

★★★★☆   Force of nature:

There’s plenty of passion, commitment and many nuggets of true talent at the end of the rainbow of the  Beyond Broadway Experience’s production of The Wizard of Oz, at the King’s to Saturday.

July 20, 2018 | By | 2 Replies More
The Oz Experience

The Oz Experience

Wizard of Oz at King’s this week:

The ruby slippers, Yellow Brick Road and Emerald City are all in place at the King’s, ready for the many students of this summer’s Beyond Broadway Experience to go over the rainbow with The Wizard of Oz.

July 18, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
The Band

The Band

★★★★★   Poptastic

Heart-warming and bursting with pop songs, The Band perfectly captures teenage fandom as Take That’s songs shine in this brand new musical at the Playhouse this week.

July 11, 2018 | By | Reply More