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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: 111
Other Articles: 4
ZOO Southside


A visual feast defying expectation

Gilded Balloon Teviot


New writing revisits ancient Pharaoh

Church Hill Theatre


Ingenious, extraordinary revelry casting light on our stories’ origins

Underbelly Cowgate


A thoughtful two-hander that asks pertinent political questions

Assembly George Square Studios


Chilling vision of the Nazi doctor known as the Angel of Death

Underbelly Bristo Square


Awesome unruly urban circus by Australian company Gravity & Other Myths

Stealth Aspies
Laughing Horse @ Finnegan's Wake

Stealth Aspies

Neurodiverse performers offer insight into their daily struggles

Assembly Rooms

Ivory Wings

Coreth Arts’ production celebrates the bravery of wartime female pilots

Assembly Hall


Coolly brilliant, brilliantly cool circus by Quebec’s FLIP Fabrique

C Venues - C Aquila

The Happy Prince

A sometimes puzzling reinterpretation of a children’s classic story