Review: Paper Bag May23

Review: Paper Bag

Urban Fairytale Theatre Company Govanhill Baths, Glasgow 19-22nd May 2016 (2 / 5) Paper bag, penned by Heloise Thual – 2015 winner of Playwrights’ Studio, Scotland’s New Playwrights Awards, is a brutalist piece in the In-Yer-Face (real genre) tradition of Sarah Kane, Mark...

Review: 5 Plays for a 5er May12

Review: 5 Plays for ...

Urban Fairytale Theatre Company The Old Hairdressers, Glasgow 10 May 2016 (4 / 5) Urban Fairytale Theatre Company outshines with a quintet of commentaries from contemporary Scotland. Full of vigour, intensely engaging, and sprinkled with enough humour to carry us through the murkiest depths...

Review: This Restless House Trilogy May09

Review: This Restles...

Citizens Theatre co-production with NTS The Citizens Theatre, Glasgow 22 April 2016 – 14 May 2016 (4 / 5) Zinnie Harris’ This Restless House is an epic piece of writing made exceptional by director Dominic Hill and co. As a modern adaptation of the Greek tragedy The Oresteia, this cursed...

Review: The Mikado May07

Review: The Mikado

Scottish Opera co-production with D’Oyly Carte Opera Company Theatre Royal, Glasgow 5 May 2016 – 14 May 2016 Festival Theatre, Edinburgh: 1 Jun – 5 Jun 2016 (2 / 5) The Mikado, a co-production between Scottish Opera and D’Oyly Carte Opera Company directed by Martin Lloyd-Evans revolves around...