Rick Conte

The Man Who Planted Trees

The Man Who Planted Trees

★★★★★ Witty and enchanting:

In a world full of fear and worry, we all need a reminder that there’s still hope. Luckily, in The Man Who Planted Trees at the Scottish Storytelling Centre, two storytellers and their puppets are here to give us just that.

August 15, 2019 | By | 1 Reply More
Cinderella

Cinderella

★★★★☆ Gorgeous:

Shona Reppe’s puppet version of Cinderella at the Traverse until Christmas Eve is a thing of airy, subtle wonder.

December 10, 2017 | By | Reply More
Six Hit CS Funds

Six Hit CS Funds

Creative Scots funding for Edinburgh theatre:
Snails, simians in space and time travel are among the themes of six theatre projects from Edinburgh-based companies and individuals that have been awarded a funds in Creatives Scotland’s latest round of Open Project grants.

July 2, 2017 | By | Reply More
Review – The Man Who Planted Trees

Review – The Man Who Planted Trees

★★★★★ Beautiful, entertaining morality tale:

With simple but elegant staging and charming puppets and puppetry, Puppet State Theatre Company presents a genuinely touching and engrossing adaptation of Jean Giono’s novel.

August 15, 2013 | By | Reply More