Torya Hughes

Sister Act

Sister Act

★★★★★ Joyful

For an evening of laugh out loud entertainment which will send you home singing, look no further than the UK tour of Sister Act, playing all week at the Festival Theatre.

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The King and I

The King and I

★★★★☆ Spectacular

Bartlett Sher’s opulent production of the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic The King and I calls at the Edinburgh Playhouse this week as part of its on-going UK tour.

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The Beatles Were A Boyband

The Beatles Were A Boyband

★★★★☆ Deeply affecting

The Beatles Were A Boyband, Rachel O’Regan’s Fringe First winning play for F-Bomb Theatre, returns to the Gilded Balloon for a short run this year. Written in the wake of some high profile murders, it sadly still feels relevant a year on.

Aug 22 2023 | By | Reply More
The Grandfathers

The Grandfathers

★★★★☆ Intense

Exploring the rather heavy theme of enforced national conscription, Reconnect Regal Theatre’s production of Rory Mullarkey’s 2013 play The Grandfathers is surprisingly entertaining.

Aug 20 2023 | By | Reply More
Divas: From Stage to Screen

Divas: From Stage to Screen

★★★★★ Quality cabaret

For an evening of top quality vocal entertainment, look no further than BBD Productions and Divas: From Stage to Screen their hour long cabaret of non-stop hits at the Gilded Balloon Patter Hoose.

Aug 16 2023 | By | Reply More
Dancing Queens: The ABBA Drag Party

Dancing Queens: The ABBA Drag Party

★★★☆☆ Greatest hits

Drag queens Rujazzle and Sissy Scorpio host an entertaining evening of ABBA and party games, running at the Three Sisters in the Live Room, every Wednesday night of the Fringe.

Aug 11 2023 | By | Reply More
RENT

RENT

★★★★★ Passionate

Bare Productions have once again sold out their entire Fringe run before August even started – a remarkable achievement, but one which is entirely justified by the quality of this production of RENT at Paradise in Augustines .

Aug 6 2023 | By | Reply More
Sunshine on Leith

Sunshine on Leith

★★★☆☆ Catchy tunes

Captivate Theatre’s sell out audiences for their production of Sunshine on Leith, in the Bijou Spiegel tent outside the Assembly Rooms on George Street, is testament to both the show’s popularity and the group’s reputation.

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School of Rock

School of Rock

★★★★☆ Dynamic

Fringe favourites Captivate Theatre bring the musical School of Rock to the Magnusson Theatre at the Edinburgh Academy, featuring a cast of talented local children.

Aug 5 2023 | By | Reply More
Hersterectomy

Hersterectomy

★★★☆☆ Promising

Edinburgh based theatre collective The Counterminers explore female reproductive rights in Hersterectomy, their new devised piece, performing somewhat appropriately in a venue that is reminiscent of a womb.

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