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Edinburgh News: theatre


Kinky Boots Struts into Town for Christmas

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Kinky Boots is about to stride into town.

Cirque du Soleil: OVO, SSE Hydro, Review

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Still fresh from its UK debut in London this January, Quebec Company Cirque du Soleil hatch their production OVO in Glasgow’s SSE Arena.

EIF 2018: The Prisoner, Royal Lyceum Theatre, Review

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Peter Brook, often referred to as ‘our greatest living theatre director’, has a formidable reputation.

EIF 2018: Home, King’s Theatre, Review

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Geoff Sobelle is making a house, and a home.

Scottish Arts Club Announces 2018 Fringe Theatre Awards

The winners and this year’s Scottish Arts Club Theatre Awards were announced on 20th August.

The Hit, Summerhall, Review

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‘If the 20th century was about ideology, the 21st is about identity.’ Funded by the Wellcome Trust, Strangeface’s The Hit see’s Mikey the puppet spell out modern life to you, with particular

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?”.

Falkland, The War the World Forgot, Greenside @ Nicolson Square, Review

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On 2 April 1982, Argentina invaded the Falklands, the remote islands in the South Atlantic, inhabited then by 1,800 people, descended from the pioneering Scottish settlers brought there to raise sheep

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.

Mistero Buffo, Underbelly Cowgate, Review

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“Gather round, people! hear ye! The jongleur is here! I am going to play a satire for you.

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.