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Some Voices

Some Voices

★★★☆☆ Emotive
Edgy and raw, but not always consistent, Some Voices from Spearhead Theatre and New Celts at theSpace on the Mile tackles difficult subject matters with humour and humanity.

August 17, 2016 | By | Reply More
We Are Not Criminals

We Are Not Criminals

★★★★★ One step ahead:
Fully aware of what the audience needs and when to give it to them, Forty Elephants’ original production We Are Not Criminals hits all the right notes at all the right times.

August 14, 2016 | By | Reply More
Hoors

Hoors

✭✭✭✩✩ Lacks sparkle
Some fine young performers feature in New Celts and Nook N’ Cranny’s production of Gregory Burke’s black comedy Hoors, but it never quite hits the heights.

August 20, 2015 | By | Reply More
Gagarin Way

Gagarin Way

✭✭✭✭✩ Electric energy:
There is real promise – and much that is already very good – in New Celts and Mindframe’s Gagarin Way at theSpace on the Mile.

August 18, 2015 | By | Reply More
Hemmed In

Hemmed In

✭✭✩✩✩ Too limited:
There are some highly promising singers in New Celts and Lost Lock’s all-female musical Hemmed In, who are given real chances to shine in a production that is otherwise hampered by callowness and naïveté.

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Bold Girls

Bold Girls

✭✭✭✩✩ Careful ensemble piece:
There are no real surprises or any great excitement to be had in Bold Girls at theSpace on the Mile, but there are some solid performances by a promising young cast.

August 14, 2015 | By | Reply More
The Raven

The Raven

✭✭✭✭✭ Perfect madness:
Searching for perfection, the Bawsoot Theatre Company gets pretty close in its cleverly crafted production of The Raven.

August 11, 2015 | By | Reply More
Dead Letter Office

Dead Letter Office

✭✭✭✩✩ Philosophical potential:
Some Company Productions deliver a thoughtful performance with a lot of potential, but struggle to reconcile the show with its philosophical depth.

August 8, 2015 | By | Reply More
Review – Fault Lines

Review – Fault Lines

Three highly capable actresses are required for Rebecca Louise Miller’s Fault Lines, and this trio of acting graduates from Edinburgh’s Napier and QMU deliver with Honours.

August 8, 2013 | By | Reply More