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Blackbird – Summerhall, Edinburgh

Director: Richard Baron Writer: David Harrower Reviewer: Amy Taylor The abusive sexual relationship between a pre-teen girl and a middle aged man is the subject of Firebrand’s revival of David Harrower’s award-winning 2005 drama, Blackbird. Directed by Richard Baron, this production begins as an unresolved dialogue between the abused and the abuser, but blurs the lines between truth, lies and ...

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Brigadoon – King’s Theatre, Edinburgh

Music: Frederick Loewe Lyrics: Alan Jay Lerner Director: Laura Jordan Reed Musical Director: Peter Robinson
 Reviewer: Edie Ranvier In a gust from the past, the Southern Light Opera Company and their director Laura Jordan Reed bring Brigadoon to Edinburgh’s King’s Theatre. First staged in 1947, a few decades before the likes of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Claude-Michel Schönberg revolutionised musical ...

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Singin’ in the Rain – Festival Theatre, Edinburgh

Book: Betty Comden &Adolph Green Music: Nacio Herb Brown &Arthur Freed Director: Jonathan Church Choreography: Andrew Wright Reviewer: Katie Mitchell Future audiences of Singin’ in the Rain should be warned to take their umbrellas as they are in for a splash! The smash hit blockbuster from the 50's makes its way from London’s West End bringing the glitz and glamour ...

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This Wide Night – Tron Theatre, Glasgow

Writer: Chloe Moss Director: David Greig Reviewer: R. G. Balgray Wired meets Needy. Chloe Moss’s play This Wide Night at the Tron Theatre is the story of two women, one older, one younger, who have shared a cell and their lives together in prison. Now, on the outside, they each have their adjustments to make: to come to terms with ...

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Happy Days: A New Musical – King’s Theatre, Glasgow

Book: Garry Marshall Music &Lyrics: Paul Williams Director &Choreographer: Andrew Wright Designer: Tom Rogers Reviewer: Lauren Humphreys TV’s favourite 1950's family, the Cunninghams and the rest of the gang from the beloved show Happy Days: Pinky, Potsie, Ralph Malph, Joanie and Chachi join forces in a battle to save their beloved diner Arnold's from demolition. It’s a race against time. ...

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Glasgow Girls – Citizens Theatre, Glasgow

Writer: David Greig Composers: Cora Bissett, The Kielty Brothers, Patricia Panther &MC Soom T Director: Cora Bissett Reviewer: Lauren Humphreys Glasgow 2005, and the city and its high rise blocks have become home to a diverse range of asylum seekers. Drumchapel High School has become the focus for the children of these asylum seekers, but it's a world where night-time ...

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Dial M for Murder – King’s Theatre, Edinburgh

Writer: Frederick Knott Director: Lucy Bailey Reviewer: Val Baskott First aired as a TV play in 1952 then a West End hit and Broadway success, it is Hitchock’s film version of Frank Knott’s Dial M for Murder that is best remembered. The play itself is a carefully crafted model of the ‘how-and-why-dunnit’ thriller brought to life again in director Lucy ...

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Private Lives – Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

Director: Martin Duncan Writer:NoëlCoward Reviewer: Amy Taylor Relationships are a funny old thing; one minute you can love someone intensely, with a deep, burning, fiery passion and the next minute you could be breaking a vinyl record over their skull. At least, that is, according to Martin Duncan’s revival of Noël Coward’s classic comedy of manners, Private Lives, which tells ...

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