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Love and Information

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Bilingual Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and Solar Bear production explores love in the modern age

on 15 Nov 2017

From the Ground Up

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Interesting concept inviting participants to think about who they are and what they believe.

14 Aug 2017 - 27 Aug 2017

Fauna

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A brilliant contemporary circus piece that draws you in to a different world with impressive physical skills and a beautiful soundtrack.

3 Aug 2017 - 27 Aug 2017

5 Guys Chillin’

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Graphic yet poignant insight into the gay chemsex scene.

2 Aug 2017 - 27 Aug 2017

The Revlon Girl

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A funny, feisty, heart-wrenching story of how lipstick can look like hope.

3 Aug 2017 - 28 Aug 2017

Scribble

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New writing about mental health and supernovas fails to provoke further debate

3 Aug 2017 - 27 Aug 2017

Under My Thumb

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A potent and affecting look at victim-blaming culture that’s a little rough around the edges.

3 Aug 2017 - 20 Aug 2017

And Here I Am

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A true story from the centre of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict celebrates the subversive power of theatre.

17 Jul 2017 - 18 Jul 2017

The Ladykillers

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Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group take on Graham Linehan’s reworking of Ealing classic

10 May 2017 - 13 May 2017

Doctor Faustus

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A promising debut from a fledgling theatre company as they revive an old classic.

27 Mar 2017 - 28 Mar 2017

Da

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Black Irish comedy about family ties an inspired choice by Arkle Theatre

15 Mar 2017 - 18 Mar 2017

Hotel Juarez

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Useful exercise in Spanish language, but unconvincing as an investigation of border town life.

8 Mar 2017 - 10 Mar 2017

High School Musical

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Shoogly Peg’s talented cast let down by unreliable tech

8 Mar 2017 - 11 Mar 2017

Eurohouse

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Metaphorical exploration of European power dynamics feels rather laboured

23 Feb 2017 - 25 Feb 2017

Closer

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Strong amateur interpretation of Marber’s modern classic

2 Feb 2017 - 4 Feb 2017

A Bench on the Road

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Charioteer Theatre win our interest in the story of Italian immigration but don’t deliver on it

on 15 Oct 2016

The Pianist

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A gorgeous setting and lovingly executed, this is a show slightly limited by its own premise.

4 Aug 2016 - 29 Aug 2016

Overshadowed

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A sympathetic, heartbreaking, and often funny portrayal of anorexia and its effect on everyone involved.

4 Aug 2016 - 29 Aug 2016

Hot Brown Honey

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Packs a potent punch of hip hop politics, dance, poetry, comedy, circus, striptease and song.

3 Aug 2016 - 28 Aug 2016

Queen Lear

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King Lear’s unmentioned Queen is imagined in this feminist prequel to Shakespeare’s play.

4 Aug 2016 - 29 Aug 2016

Jane Eyre: An Autobiography

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An intelligent and emotive adaptation which flies the flag for equality and liberation.

4 Aug 2016 - 29 Aug 2016

Nuclear Family

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Immersive nuclear disaster story is surprisingly emotional considering the level of analytic participation required.

3 Aug 2016 - 29 Aug 2016