Review: Why Even Bother Aug26

Review: Why Even Bot...

Joakim Gunby C Royale – until August 27th (4 / 5) With over 200 sound and lighting cues packed into this hourlong, self-devised show, Joakim Gunby is already setting himself up for failure. But fail he does NOT. Standing alone onstage and responding to the onslaught of voices flung at...

Review: The Welcome Revolution Aug25

Review: The Welcome ...

Feat.Theatre ZOO Southside – until August 27th (3 / 5) As audience members enter the space, a woman called Lara (Stella Von Kuskell) offers each of them a tea, coffee or hot chocolate. Immediately one feels comfortable and at ease despite not knowing what is about to happen. The word...

Review: The Archive of Educated Hearts Aug25

Review: The Archive ...

Lion House Theatre Pleasance Courtyard – until August 27th (3 / 5) Only five audience members can experience The Archive of Educated Hearts at a time, which creates a cozy, intimate atmosphere in a little hut that is completely furnished with scrawled diary entries, answer-phone...

Review: The Political History of Smack and Crack Aug25

Review: The Politica...

Offstage Theatre Summerhall – until August 26th (4 / 5) The Political History of Smack and Crack is a fast-paced two-hander about two Mancunians, Mandy (Eve Steele) and Neil (Neil Bell), and their journey through a heroin addiction. Written by Ed Edwards and directed by Cressida Brown,...

Review: Tilda Swinton Answers an Ad on Craigslist Aug17

Review: Tilda Swinto...

Tilda Co Assembly George Square – until August 26th (4 / 5) There is really nothing more to be said. If one is not intrigued by the show’s title, which is also the show’s premise, which is, literally, the entire show, then it is perhaps best to attend another show. Tilda...