City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Drama


The Basement Tapes, Summerhall, Review

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We are shut in a basement, seemingly unaccompanied by an actor, when out of the darkness comes an uncertain voice – “Hello, hello; is there anybody there?”.

Roman Candle, Greenside @ Infirmary Street, Review

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There are other things Angie would rather be doing, but “it’s fine”. Until the day it isn’t.

Shackleton's Stowaway, theSpace@Surgeon's Hall, Review

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The chilling words of an advertisement, allegedly published in The Times by Shackleton to recruit men for his Endurance expedition the Antarctic.

Signals, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

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When it’s the centre of your universe, doubting the existence of extra-terrestrial life can never be a good thing.

In Loyal Company, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

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“If there’s one thing I am good at its running away”, pants young Arthur Robinson as he sprints off with a stolen loaf of bread.

Death is the New Porn, theSpace @ Venue 45, Review

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“Local man found dead in the town of Danderhall”. They are in the news regularly these days, not their faces of course, but the exploits of the Edinburgh Vigilantes.

The Lucky Durhams, theSpace @ Venue45, Review

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In a sandbagged, water-filled and rat infested First World War trench three soldiers wait for the moment when they go over the top.

Build a Rocket, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

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Yasmin is a smart cookie and has always had a way with words. She is also an angry young woman.

Forget Me Nots, Army@Summerhall, Review

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Making their home in the Army Base in conjunction with Army@TheFringe, British/Icelandic theatre company Rokkur Friggjar return to the fringe with a new play set in World War II.

Queen of the Air, theSpace @ Surgeons Hall, Review

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It’s 1937, a time when it was still possible to fall off the radar and simply disappear.