Review: One Good Soul Sep02

Review: One Good Sou...

Blue Coat Productions Augustine’s until Aug 26th (4 / 5) Let’s adapt it into a musical! Groooooaaaaaaaan! But Brecht?…. BRECHT!!!??? Please don’t… please don’t… oh god you’ve done it… and… Wow… That’s pretty good...

Review: ***** The Time Machine ***** Aug22

Review: ***** The Ti...

Laurence Owen and Lindsay Sharman Voodoo Rooms until Aug 27th (5 / 5) HG Wells The Time Machine was not, alas, turned into a radio play in the 1950s, but if it was it could hardly best Laurence Owen’s attempt at recreating it as such. Not only is Owen a formidable voice actor who takes...

Review: Ordinary Days Aug19

Review: Ordinary Day...

Streetlights, People! Productions C Royale, George Street, Edinburgh until ​ August 28th (4 / 5) Life in New York can be stressful at the best of time, but when you’re quick to temper, lacking in direction, clinging on to the past for dear life, or codependent on a partner who is not as...

Review: The Marriage of Kim K Aug18

Review: The Marriage...

Arcola Theatre C, Chambers Street, Edinburgh until ​ August 28th (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: Company Aug14

Review: Company

EUSOG Paradise in Augustines (Venue 152) ​ August 4th – 12th (2 / 5) Two’s Company but Another Hundred People is an awkward mess. Company is a concept musical with score and lyrics written by Stephen Sondheim. A funny, sad and heartwarming tale of a 30-something New Yorker...