Edinburgh News: theatre
Joe Corrie’s ‘In Time o Strife’ remains a powerful evocation of time and place, with echoes that resonate in our own days.
Luminate, Scotland’s creative ageing festival is now in its third year.
As the title suggests this multimedia production centres around the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, a court-like restorative justice body, which was set up in 1996 as a means of reconciling a nat
Patrias evokes the aesthetic spirit of Lorca’s duende, creating a stirring glimpse of the Spanish Civil War that blazes with Andalusian accents and attitude.
If you’re a randy young lad out on the town hoping to pull but you need a handy guide about what not to do then see this play.
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society announced that by Monday afternoon, with hundreds of performances still to take place, an estimated 2,183,591 tickets had been issued for shows this month.
Chicago. 1943. Gangland. The city is still ruled by fear and terror and there is only one honest cop left.
A warm coffee in one hand and a rather stale croissant in the other is not all that C venues serve up for breakfast.
Chalk About dances gently through some complex themes, exploring emotions and identity with a childlike simplicity that connects with all ages.
Schizophrenia, a largely misunderstood mental illness often mistaken for split personality disorder, affects around 1.1% of the population and is a subject often thought of as taboo.
What happens when an audience arrives at a theatre performance and there are no actors and no performance? The answer is - not much!
A soaring polyphony on the grief and waste of war.
Feminism has always been a widely debated subject and many women feel there is a need to reject the image of the 'normal woman' that is projected upon us by society and instead rebel in a way that exp
Its such a rare pleasure these days to stumble across something by relative chance, coming away energised and utterly enchanted.
A beautiful, sunny August morning (rare for any Edinburgh Festival goer), a cup of coffee, fresh strawberries and a croissant (even rarer for any heavy-eyed Fringe reviewer).
Amnesty International has chosen six Fringe productions for the shortlist of its 2014 Freedom of Expression Award.
A Rabbit. Headphones. Finger Puppets. A New concept for Fringe 2014, but anything goes right? Well not always.
Major revival of John Byrne’s The Slab Boys set to mark Citizen’s Theatre 70th Anniversary Season in 2015
The Slab Boys by John Byrne is one of the best-loved works in twentieth-century Scottish theatre and regarded as a landmark play in Scottish theatre, being named by the National Library of
A man who has been travelling stands on stage. He has just arrived from somewhere else – some nameless place known for exporting ‘sarcasm and uric acid’.
Civil Rogues is a good, old-fashioned, rollicking romp and, although it follows a rather familiar formula, a first-rate cast ensures laughs all round.
Hitchcock was a master director of gripping, thrilling movies. In Rear Window, a photographer is confined to his New York apartment with a broken leg.