Review: Square Go Aug26

Review: Square Go

A Francesca Moody Production Summerhall – until August 26th (4 / 5) Square Go punches straight into the space from the get-go. Best friends Max (Scott Fletcher) and Stevie (Gavin Jon Wright) enter and banter, all dressed up in lycra. It is a hilarious sight to see two grown men...

Review: Unsung Aug26

Review: Unsung

SKaGeN/KVS, Big in Belgium, Richard Jordan Productions, TRP, Summerhall Summerhall – until August 26th (4 / 5) The performance begins with an unnamed politician (Valentijn Dhaenens) making a speech, filled with generic exposition, metaphors and promises that characterise the speeches of...

Review: Achilles Aug17

Review: Achilles

Company of Wolves Summerhall – until August 26th (3 / 5) Ewan Downie, who writes and performs in this rendition of Achilles, is certainly a strong performer. For an hour, his voice and energy fills the entire studio as he recounts the story of arguably the greatest hero in Ancient...

Interview: Frozen Li...

Frozen Light is a theatre company that creates multi-sensory theatrical experiences for audiences with Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities (PMLD). This year, they present The Forest, the first ever Fringe show incorporating these elements—a timely endeavour, especially in an age when...

Review: Terra Incognita Aug21

Review: Terra Incogn...

Temper Theatre At Zoo Southside until August 29th (4 / 5) Temper Theatre’s Terra Incognita is exceptional simply because it manages, with virtually no words spoken, to explore the issue of global warming and drives the point home. Science is not a typical topic for physical theatre, but...