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Jonny Sweet


After four years in the wanderlust wilderness, Jonny Sweet is back to the homeland to gorge himself on musical and cinematic catnip and scribble furiously in dimly lit rooms.

Reviews: 284
Other Articles: 66
ZOO Southside


AI put under the microscope in creative and thought-provoking play

Assembly Roxy

Knock Knock

Delightful silent fairy-tale about much more than just boy meets girl

Greenside @ Infirmary Street

And Then They Died

Fledgling company present comic meta-theatre in repeat of strong debut

theSpace @ Surgeon's Hall

Holy Sh*t

Frivolous and farcical tale of two dog-collared grave robbers

Assembly Rooms

My Darling Clemmie

Intimate portrait of one of Britain’s most famous figureheads delivered by his wife

Assembly Rooms

My Land

Jaw-dropping and back-breaking feats of physical strength and suppleness

Pleasance Courtyard

Brave Macbeth

Fun and farcical retelling of the Scottish play perfectly pitched at youngsters

Paradise in the Vault

Subject Mater

Innovative and engaging look at motherhood and mental health

theSpace on Niddry Street

Death by Shakespeare

Physically inventive adaptation of Shakespeare’s most memorable death scenes

Edinburgh Filmhouse


Dark and disturbing tale of naive girl corrupted by drug baron abroad