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Tamarin Fountain


Freelance writer.. comedy lover and reviewer.. singer and improv comedy performer. Keen on all things immersive. Based in Edinburgh.

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Edinburgh Filmhouse


Deeply compelling and well-crafted expose of sexual harassment at Fox News is universally relevant

Edinburgh Filmhouse


An epic soundtrack and Mendes’ stunning single-shot style elucidates the horrors and humanity of WWI

Edinburgh Filmhouse

By the Grace of God

Powerful piece surrounding the cover-up of sexual abuse in the Catholic church and those seeking justice

Edinburgh Filmhouse


Humbling documentary film echoes society’s global disease

The George Hotel

The Dots

Slick and innovative feelgood comedy cabaret with intentional chaos and fantastic vocals



Unique, innovative and utterly unnerving, but lacks some substance in the script

Underbelly Cowgate


Illogical, confusing script saved by nuanced naturalistic acting

Pleasance Courtyard

John Robins: Hot Shame

Crafted original storytelling explores the everyday anxieties and neuroticism of this millennial man

Edinburgh Filmhouse


A lone sailor encounters a sinking trawler, making her accept she’s more alone than she thought.

Edinburgh Filmhouse

Stan & Ollie

Coogan and Reilly’s relationship lacks chemistry till the final half hour, in an otherwise amusing and well acted piece.

Edinburgh Filmhouse


A well-rounded piece on sexuality and repression in the confines of an orthodox community.

King's Theatre

Beauty and the Beast

Stott and Stewart smash it yet again in this year’s panto offering from the King’s Theatre.

King's Theatre

Vulcan 7

Adrian Edmondson brings some laughs to what is otherwise a dull piece.

Traverse Theatre

The Lottery Ticket

Nebli Basani shines in this funny and enlightening piece exploring the realities of asylum and EU migration.

Outside In
Traverse Theatre

Outside In

Hilarious modern Scottish farce makes for perfect lunchtime theatre