Robert Burns

Robert Burns: Rough Cut

Robert Burns: Rough Cut

★★★☆☆    Engaging:
Robert Burns: Rough Cut, appearing again at the Scottish Storytelling Centre, brings to life the titular poet at his most expressive and intense.

September 7, 2017 | By | Reply More
Robert Burns: Rough Cut

Robert Burns: Rough Cut

★★★☆☆ Smooth
Revealing and emotional, Robert Burns: Rough Cut at the Storytelling Centre presents a thoroughly believable portrait of the poet.

August 21, 2016 | By | Reply More
Rabbie

Rabbie

✭✭✭✩✩ Promising start:
New company Third Degree Theatre’s musical presentation of the life of Robert Burns has a lot going for it. It may not be the most polished show on the Fringe, but there is certainly a great deal of talent in the company of teenagers.

August 20, 2015 | By | Reply More
EdFringe Day 5 – Highs and lows…

EdFringe Day 5 – Highs and lows…

Burns, the Black Dog, Jaffa Cakes, heartless Chekhov, the Edinburgh-Leith divide and a gay musical By Thom Dibdin Assembly or Assembly Rooms? Who knows how the argument is going to fall out between the Stand’s Tommy Sheppard and Assembly’s William Burdett-Coutts – especially now that the latter has a year-round home in the city. No […]

August 17, 2012 | By | Reply More
Happy Birthday Mister Burns and the birth of the Veggie Haggis

Happy Birthday Mister Burns and the birth of the Veggie Haggis

On veggie haggis and smart-phone apps for Burns Night By Thom Dibdin I love Burns Night and the whole idea of a day that doesn’t just commemorate poetry, but celebrates the performance of poetry and its reading aloud in public. There are plenty of things happening around town tonight, from the Brunton’s Rantin’, Rovin’, Robin’ […]

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