Tom Freeman

In celebration of the Public House

In celebration of the Public House

★★★★☆    Virtually strong:

The Leith-based Village Pub Theatre made a welcome return on Friday evening by virtue of virtual meeting platform, Zoom, for a live performance of seven sparkling new plays, performed script-in-hand.

April 11, 2020 | By | 1 Reply More
Thunderstruck

Thunderstruck

★★★☆☆  Tuneful Excursion:

Thunderstruck by David Colvin at Assembly Checkpoint is a deeply felt and human tale, whose relationship with its source and inspiration nevertheless makes for some uncertain moments.

August 15, 2019 | 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
First view – Puss In Boots

First view – Puss In Boots

The Brunton has a new director and writer for its pantomime this year with Tim Licata of local comedy troupe Plutôt la Vie taking over at the helm and Philip Meeks on writing duties. Here are a few pics to whet your appetite.

November 30, 2012 | By | Reply More