Tom Paton

The Sorcerer

The Sorcerer

★★★★☆   What larks:
For careful execution and straightforward fun, it is difficult to imagine many recent productions of Gilbert and Sullivan have beaten Cat-Like Tread’s The Sorcerer at Paradise in Augustines.

August 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Gondoliers

The Gondoliers

★★★★☆ Sugar-coated satire:
Good satire never dies but is endlessly topical, as Edinburgh Gilbert and Sullivan Society prove in their production of The Gondoliers at the King’s Theatre this week.

March 9, 2016 | By | Reply More
H.M.S. Pinafore

H.M.S. Pinafore

★★★☆☆ Shipshape:
There is a straightforward likeability to Cat Like Tread’s H.M.S. Pinafore that helps it to overcome some less confident moments.

August 28, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
The Pirates of Penzance

The Pirates of Penzance

✭✭✭✩✩ Cheerfully direct
Bright and breezy, newly-formed Edinburgh musical theatre company Cat Like Tread trip giddily through The Pirates of Penzance at Spotlites @ The Merchants’ Hall.

August 23, 2014 | By | Reply More
Review – A Chorus Line

Review – A Chorus Line

★★★☆☆    Eye-catching Church Hill Theatre: Tue 31 Jan – 4 Feb 2012 Review by Thom Dibdin A sure-fire Broadway hit back in the Seventies, when it became the longest running musical of its time, A Chorus Line gets a welcome production from the Edinburgh University Footlights up at the Church Hill this week. On […]

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