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Beth Blakemore

Bio

Beth is our Theatre Editor here at The Wee Review. Currently an MScR in Hispanic Studies student at the University of Edinburgh, she likes to write reviews as a way of forcing herself to leave the library from time to time. Previously Fringe and Culture editor at The Student newspaper.

18 Jun 2018

The Pride


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Uneven performances stop this award-winning play from having Alexi Kaye Campbell’s intended impact.

5 Jun 2018

30 May 2018

A Feast of Bones


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Theatre Lovett welcomes you to Le Monde Bouleversé, the setting of a captivating tale of vengeance and redemption.

25 May 2018

Arandora Star


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Theatre Objektiv’s beautifully compelling drama reveals the devastating toll the SS Arandora Star had on Scotland’s Italian community.

20 May 2018


Street Scene


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Although a great display of talent, the RCS’s students are stunted by Weill’s flawed opera.

19 May 2018

Forbidden Stories


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In a captivating production, Ludens Ensemble give a voice to the people of Cyprus who were long-silenced during the national civil war.

17 May 2018

13 May 2018

Wicked


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Amy Ross’s Elphaba is astounding in the latest UK touring production of Wicked.

8 Apr 2018

The Duke


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Shôn Dale Jones’ performance at The Traverse comes across as more self-serving than selfless.

17 Feb 2018

The Shape of Water


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An exquisite feat of artistic design with a love story guaranteed to enrapture.

14 Feb 2018

The Match Box


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Firebrand’s creative decisions get in the way of powerful grief-stricken monologue.

5 Feb 2018

A Woman’s Life


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Actress Judith Chelma will keep you captivated in this quiet yet stirring period drama.

4 Feb 2018

Ressacs


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A humour-filled play about materialism that could do more to make its critical voice heard.

10 Jan 2018

Rey


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An artistic film rich in symbolism and history that sadly will not be to everyone’s liking.