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Sleeping Beauty returns after 28 years…

Sleeping Beauty returns after 28 years…

When Beauty takes to the stage in the Edinburgh People’s Theatre production of The Sleeping Beauty at the end of this week, it will be in the role in which she made her panto debut aged just nine months.

December 17, 2013 | By | 2 Replies More
Review – Hatches, Matches and Dispatches

Review – Hatches, Matches and Dispatches

✭✭✭✩✩ Convincing comic revival:
Edinburgh People’s Theatre are celebrating an astonishing 56th year on the Fringe with this revival of Alan Cochrane’s Hatches, Matches and Dispatches, a Fringe First winner in 1998.

August 4, 2013 | By | 1 Reply More
Review – Ne’er the Twain

Review – Ne’er the Twain

✭✭✭✩✩ Ever-bubbling:
Couthie comedy is given full and adequate reign in the Edinburgh People’s Theatre fast-moving production of Ne’er The Twain – set in a tenement flat on the Leith-Edinburgh border in October 1919.

August 9, 2012 | By | Reply More
Pantomime Review – Ali Baba And The Forty Thieves

Pantomime Review – Ali Baba And The Forty Thieves

★★★★☆  Fun:

All the fun of a traditional Scottish panto is to be had up at the Church Hill Theatre this week, as Edinburgh People’s Theatre take on David Swan’s version of Ali Baba – and hit the mark just about spot on.

December 12, 2009 | By | 2 Replies More