Richard Stamp

Richard Stamp is a freelance writer, theatre reviewer, and co-founder of reviewing website Fringe Guru. When he moved to Edinburgh in the summer of 1996, Richard discovered a latent passion for small-scale theatre - with a particular interest in site-specific and interactive work. Over the years, he's seen more than a thousand Fringe productions in Edinburgh, Brighton and elsewhere. He's the kind of person who keeps all his ticket stubs.
72 articles

Be Home Soon

Deftly-layered love story shows the importance of savouring life

7 August 2023

Hopes and Dreams

Troubling secrets lurk in everyday story of a marriage gone sour

16 September 2022


Biographic narrative reveals the inner contradictions of a self-made billionaire

1 September 2022

I Am Gavrilo Princip

Insightful analysis of the forces that drove one of history's most notorious assassins

1 September 2022


Loving celebration of nerd culture belies a vital lesson for us all

27 August 2022

The Magic Of Jim

Half-hour show packs in impressive illusions, and genuine life lessons too

27 August 2022