Sarah McCardie

Out Of The Bad

Out Of The Bad

★★★★☆   Comes good:
Out of the Bad, by Fair Pley at the New Town Theatre, is a warm and politically informed production distinguished by outstanding performances.

August 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Hard Man

The Hard Man

Rehearsed reading:
Opening up the scope of the Edinburgh International Film Festival’s retrospective on noted Scottish polymath Tom McGrath, the staged script reading of his 1977 play The Hard Man sits perfectly with McGrath’s “explorer” image.

June 27, 2017 | By | Reply More
Scarlet Carnage

Scarlet Carnage

Well REaD at the Roxy:
Its ginger of bust at the Assembly Roxy this week, where Glasgow-based multi-genre company, tidy carnage, arrive for one night of their subversive redhead cabaret REaD.

May 15, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
The Year of the Hare

The Year of the Hare

✭✭✭✩✩ Emotional rollercoaster
Young critic scheme review:
Creative, absorbing, and very wacky, the Finnish Ryhmateatteri Ensemble’s version of Arto Paasilinna’s popular book, originally published in 1975, certainly leaves an impact.

August 23, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Review – Preen Back Yer Lugs!

Review – Preen Back Yer Lugs!

Preen Back Yer Lugs! is a gloriously rumbustious ensemble piece at the Pleasance Dome from Svenska Teatern, mixing scattergun political and linguistic satire with unashamed silliness.

August 23, 2013 | By | Reply More