Kirsty McGrory

Fringe Sub-Editor
Kirsty McGrory is a writer based in Edinburgh. She graduated from the University of Edinburgh with a degree in English Literature in 2008. Her niche obsessions include, but are not limited to: 1970s cinema; 17th century Scottish witch trials; The Fall (band, season, damned Lapsarian state); true crime podcasts; Victoria Woodhull; former Greek finance minister, Yanis Varoufakus; gratuitous listing; The Oxford comma, and inappropriately emotive trip advisor reviews.
55 articles

Richard Herring: RHLSTP

'The Podfather' Herring brings warmth and laughter to the Fringe with award-winning podcast

12 August 2019

Josie Long: Tender

Long's show thoughtfully interweaves tales of motherhood with current affairs

8 August 2019

West Side Story

A powerful performance that drives home the unique genius of Bernstein's score

6 August 2019

Crocodile Fever

Meghan Tyler’s audacious dark comedy is brilliant, but not for the faint of heart

4 August 2019

The Duchess [of Malfi]

Zinnie Harris' innovative re-imagining of Webster's tragedy is a powerful deconstruction of toxic masculinity.

24 May 2019

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Amateur group's production of Tennessee Williams' Pulitzer Prize-winner is ambitious, but impressive

16 May 2019