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Claire Wood


Claire has a day job in advertising and an unofficial evening-time job haunting the theatres of Scotland. (And further afield, when she can find an excuse.) She's happiest just before curtain up.

Reviews: 178
Other Articles: 4
Sweet FA

Sweet F.A.

Ballsy brilliant production celebrating football and female emancipation

A Wire Apart
Summerhall [ONLINE]

A Wire Apart [ONLINE]

Visually impressive but narratively thin exploration of how technology keeps us apart



Magical production in the grounds of Newhailes House from site-specific experts, Grid Iron

Sunshine On Leith

Sunshine On Leith

Enthusiastic performance from one of Edinburgh’s leading amateur groups on a showpiece stage

1902 Saltire Sky
Leith Arches


Slick, spirited, sweaty theatre celebrating the importance of supporting your (football) team

Summerhall [ONLINE]

work.txt [ONLINE]

Inventive, endearing play that questions the future of work

Pip Utton Bacon
Pleasance Courtyard


Assured performance that evokes the tortured talent of painter Francis Bacon

City Breakz

City Breakz

Sassy, spirited breakdancing in al fresco locations

Traverse Theatre


A majestic exploration of grief, set by the sea, under a louring sky

French Institute


A petite personalised slice of elegant theatre, via a hotline to Paris

Summerhall [ONLINE]

Knot: The Trilogy [ONLINE]

Superb sonic theatre that transports you from your sitting room to an alternate world – or does it?

The Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh and Pitlochry Festival Theatre [ONLINE]

Hindu Times [ONLINE]

The Hindu deities do Dundee in feisty new script from Jaimini Jethwa

The Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh and Pitlochry Festival Theatre [ONLINE]

Tennis Elbow [ONLINE]

Funny, frothy feast for your ears


The End Of TV [ONLINE]

An exquisitely evocative piece of storytelling from a highly talented group of visual artists