Royal Scots Club

Plaza Suite

Plaza Suite

★★★☆☆ Erratic comedy:

The Edinburgh Makars’ production of Neil Simon’s Plaza Suite has considerable comic appeal, even if it takes some time to materialise.

August 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Laugh Out Loud (Cry Quietly)

Laugh Out Loud (Cry Quietly)

★★★☆☆ Fresh breeze:

Laugh Out Loud (Cry Quietly), by Arkle at the Royal Scots Club, is a sparky confection lacking profundity but full of energy.

August 14, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
Skirt

Skirt

★★★★☆   Challenging stereotypes:

Can women really have it all? is the question on everyone’s minds in Skirt, Claire Wood’s thought-provoking play for the Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Company at the Royal Scots Club.

August 8, 2018 | By | 1 Reply More
Richard III (A One-Woman Show)

Richard III (A One-Woman Show)

★★★★☆    Innovative:
Shakespeare’s original script is pushed to the absolute limit, with a radical and intriguing overhaul of the renowned play Richard III.

August 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
Outside Mullingar

Outside Mullingar

★★★☆☆      Recognisably truthful:
Gentle comedy and believable emotion predominate in Arkle Theatre’s accomplished Outside Mullingar at the Royal Scots Club.

August 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
Green Knight

Green Knight

★★★★☆    Brave:
Debbie Cannon is making a serious gamble with Green Knight, playing the Royal Scots Club three nights a week for the three weeks of the fringe.

August 11, 2017 | By | Reply More
beauty

beauty

★★★★☆ Thought-provoking:
The disturbing consequences of our obsession with fame and celebrity are explored in beauty, Claire Wood’s new play for the Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group.

August 8, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Volpone

Volpone

★★★★☆  Ruthless:
The Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group bring Ben Johnson’s comedy, Volpone, to life and new audiences in a hilarious version of the tale about just how far people will go to be rich.

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My Dog’s Got No Nose

My Dog’s Got No Nose

★★★☆☆ Old-fashioned
My Dog’s Got No Nose, presented by Phil Barnes for Arkle at the Royal Scots Club, is a well acted piece that manages to sustain considerable interest.

August 25, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Gingerbread Lady

The Gingerbread Lady

★★★☆☆ Emotional
Convincing portrayals and realistic emotions are a feature of the Makars’ production of Neil Simon’s The Gingerbread Lady at the Royal Scots Club.

August 24, 2016 | By | Reply More