City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Drama


Dark Satanic, Greenside @ Infirmary Street, Review

Dark Satanic - Breathe Out Theatre

On a dark evening at the close of January 1823, Helen is writing to her husband Tom, in rather purple prose.

Eleanor's Story: An American Girl in Hitler's Germany, Gilded Balloon, Review

Eleanor's Story: An American Girl in Hitler's Germany

"In the fall of 1939, when I was 9 years-old, Adolph Hitler came to my neighbourhood. He didn’t come in person of course, but the idea of him came into people’s minds in Stratford, New Jersey."

The Bothy, Greenside Nicolson Square, Review

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One lonely building in the heart of Scotland’s wilderness. Four lost souls with a shared history. Only one actor in a hugely ambitious project.

Locker Room Talk, Traverse, Review

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A recording of the actual voice of Donald Trump using the sexual words that he described as merely ‘Locker Room Talk’ opens this shocking and challenging work from Gary McNair.

Trashed, Underbelly Cowgate, Review

Trashed - Lab Rats

Goody’s life is rubbish. A one summer job on the bins has lasted for 19 years, during which he has carried a fair weight of garbage. Things have not gone well.

Education, Education, Education, Pleasance Dome, Review

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It’s the first day for Tobias, the new German language assistant at an ordinary English comprehensive school.

Two Sides of the Curtain, theSpace on North Bridge, Review

Two Sides of the Curtain - Ada (Racheal Naylor)

“I, I can remember
Standing by the wall
And the guns shot above our heads
And we kissed, as though nothing could fall”

– Heroes by David Bowie.

The Fair Intellectual Club, Royal Scots Club, Review

And so to the Royal Scots Club upon Abercromby Place, there to be regaled by three young ladies with their entertainment, entitled ‘The Fair Intellectual Club’…

Suspicious Minds, Pleasance Dome, Review

Suspicious Minds - Abby Cassidy and Andrew Turner

We're caught in a trap
I can't walk out
Because I love you too much, baby

Scribble, Assembly Roxy, Review

Scribble

With a business-like desk and bulletin board with map, photographs, a bran flakes packet and fairy lights, we could be in for a lecture or a crime procedural drama.