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Matthew Keeley


Matthew is a writer and teacher who studied English Literature and Film and TV Studies at the University of Glasgow. He has had short pieces of fiction published in various anthologies and his debut sci-fi novel, 'Turning the Hourglass', will be released by Black Rose Writing in April 2019. He is also a cat person.

Reviews: 101
Other Articles: 3
Glasgow Film Theatre

Penguin Highway

Comedic and emotive story centred on penguins, puberty and metaphysics.

Glasgow Film Theatre


Anime comedy that explores family dynamics via time travel

Tron Theatre


Enda Walsh’s existentialist comedy both impresses and challenges.

Tron Theatre


The final solo play from Pat Kinevane’s trilogy is dark, mesmerising and beautiful.

Mitchell Theatre


A socially important story marred by unnecessary musical interludes.

The Hub


Revival of David Greig’s musical play is funny, exhilarating and poignant.

Underbelly Cowgate


Su Pollard shines and delivers a fascinating monologue.

Assembly George Square Gardens

Prom Kween

Camp, queer and carefully-crafted musical is a winner.

Pleasance Courtyard


Quirky, bizarre and hilarious – sci-fi comedy Polaris is a joy

Definition of Man
Greenside @ Infirmary Street

Definition of Man

Impressive physical theatre is weighed down by an overload of philosophising

Christine Bovill

Christine Bovill

Matthew Keeley talks to the former teacher turned cabaret star who has become a Fringe fixture

Paradise in the Vault

Paper Dolls

Solo play is slightly far-fetched but endearing nonetheless.

Assembly George Square Studios

Free and Proud

Powerful drama exploring honesty, identity and retrospection in love.