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Emma Hay

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14 Jun 2015

The Car Man


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Lust for wealth is explored in Matthew Bourne’s acclaimed dance piece, based on the passionate score of Bizet’s Carmen.

30 Apr 2015

22 Apr 2015

Birdsong


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Sebastian Faulks’ bestselling novel, adapted by Rachel Wagstaff, follows the journey of an English soldier during his service in France.

27 Mar 2015

5 Mar 2015

Orfeo ed Euridice


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A lush Scottish Opera production whose visual elements overpower the subtler music

1 Mar 2015

All Of Us Vs. The First Time


Experience

The Wee Review’s Emma Hay was asked/volunteered/coerced/badgered to take a slot at All Of Us, a new storytelling evening at the Tron Theatre in Glasgow. Here she tells us how she got on… I don’t actually remember signing up for this; I’m still not sure I did. It wasn’t long into a conversation with my […]

15 Dec 2014

War on Christmas


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Gary McNair’s War on Christmas asks why we don’t just celebrate all the time, abandoning December traditions altogether.

7 Dec 2014

The BFG


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Sophie and the Big Friendly Giant bond over their dislike of the snozzcumber vegetable, fizzy drinks and farting in David Wood’s adaptation of the Roald Dahl book.

3 Nov 2014

Withnail & I


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Bruce Robinson’s black comedy follows the plight of two struggling actors trying to find their place both on the stage and in the world.

30 Oct 2014

Fantom


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Gaelic drama about a Hebridean serial killer proves language needn’t be a barrier in theatre.

27 Oct 2014

Bondagers


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Sue Glover’s tale of 19th century female farmworkers goes beyond simplistic political observation.

14 Oct 2014

The Assessment


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James Leadbitter (aka the vacuum cleaner)’s piece questions the labels we put on individuals, and why.

29 Sep 2014

Lilting


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A recently bereaved mother and her late son’s boyfriend slowly attempt to build a relationship.

28 Sep 2014

Fading Gigolo


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When a bookseller falls on hard times, he persuades his florist friend that there’s money to be made as a part-time gigolo.

7 Aug 2014

Unfaithful


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Owen McCafferty writes a frank story about our closest relationships, betrayal and humanness.