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Matthew Keeley


Matthew is a writer and teacher who studied English Literature and Film and TV at the University of Glasgow. His debut sci-fi novel, 'Turning the Hourglass', was released by Black Rose Writing in April 2019 and he has had short fiction published in various anthologies and magazines. In July 2019, he won the National Trust Scotland's Morton Writing Competition in the Scots category. He is also a cat person.

Reviews: 151
Other Articles: 5


Entertaining documentary following vogueing super-performer Lasseindra Ninja

Tron Theatre

Power Ballad

Physical theatre that is too abstract to support meaning

Gilded Balloon @ Patter Hoose

Henry Box Brown

Epic story and breathtaking music marred by poor venue facilities



Uncomfortable physical theatre piece is an experiment in human connections

Assembly George Square Studios

Doodle Pop

Imaginative and impressive family show will draw you in

Underbelly Cowgate

Son of Dyke

Bolshy and raucous one-man play expertly balances grief and humour

Underbelly Cowgate


Engaging and funny character study exploring domestic abuse