Review: The Marriage of Kim K Aug18

Review: The Marriage...

Arcola Theatre C, Chambers Street, Edinburgh until ​ August28th (3 / 5) It begins very promisingly with electro-infused pop which segues into the famous overture from Mozart’s le nozze di figaro… people crawl forward to the edge of their seats. However, this ambitious fusion of...

Review: Staging Wittgenstein Aug17

Review: Staging Witt...

Blair Simmons and Nathan Sawaya Productions (NY / California, USA) C Chambers Street until ​ August 28th 2017 Can one of the most notoriously difficult philosophers to understand be put across on stage at the Edinburgh Fringe? I’m in no better a position to tell you after seeing this...

Review: Monkey Dance: The Rockappella Musical! Aug14

Review: Monkey Dance...

GGIRI & WINS (Korea) C (Venue 34) ​until August 28th (4 / 5) Monkey Dance is an impressive multi-disciplinary performance featuring a live a cappella soundtrack sometimes so impressive its hard to believe its not coming out of the sound system. As well as beatboxing the show boasts some...

Review: Ivan’s Widow and Talk to Me Like the Rain and Let Me Listen Aug14

Review: Ivan’s...

Fox and Hound Greenside Venues, Edinburgh ​ until August 26th 2017 (2 / 5) Tennessee Williams is well known for exposing the closeted darker elements of humanities inner psychology and interpersonal relationships in a natural way. The first of these performances is sadly overwrought. A creepy...

Review: Like Blood From a Cheap Cigar Aug12

Review: Like Blood F...

Genevieve Joy theSpace @ Surgeons Hall until Aug 26th 2017 (4 / 5) Trying to tie George down to a commitment, Margo finds, is like trying to squeeze blood from a cheap cigar. Genevieve Joy and Joseph Reitman sensitively portray the buzz of a highly charged dysfunctional relationship between a...