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Beth Blakemore

Bio

Beth is our Theatre Editor here at The Wee Review. A recent Master's graduate from the University of Edinburgh, Beth is currently based in London and acting as our London Correspondent before she returns back to the homelands. She hopes to begin a PhD in Hispanic Studies in the coming year. Her writing and editing experience includes being Fringe and Culture editor at The Student newspaper during her undergraduate degree.

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.

10 Dec 2017

Cinderella


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Shona Reppe’s creative retelling of the classic fairytale leaves audience enthralled

25 Nov 2017

Manifesto


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Although a visually stunning feature, Manifesto fails to make a statement.

14 Oct 2017

2 Oct 2017

21 Jun 2015

Spring Awakening


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A powerfully hypnotic and heartbreaking production of the musical based on Frank Wedekind’s polemic cult classic.