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NEWS: The Pleasance celebrates 33 years on the Edinburgh Fringe with new venue

artists impression of venue 33 The Pleasance Edinburgh Fringe

By FRASER MACDONALD Many of the entertainment industries brightest talents have cut their teeth in Edinburgh in August at the Pleasance. This year an innovative new mobile venue joins the world’s largest arts festival. In celebration of 33 years at Venue 33, The Pleasance Theatre Trust has commissioned a brand new type of mobile venue. From an initial innovative concept created ...

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Colin Cloud: Exposé – Underbelly Cow Barn, Edinburgh

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Reviewer: Mark O’Neill Colin Cloud is fascinated by human behaviour and there is no doubt that you will leave the theatre fascinated by his craft and his skill. Cloud is no fortune teller. In fact, he admits that he is cynical about psychics himself. Instead, he is a forensic mind reader, a mentalist and an extremely clever comedian. Returning to ...

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The Illusionists – Shaftesbury Theatre, London

Conception: Simon Painter Director: Neil Dorward Reviewer: Dan Humphries The Illusionists are back in town and this time they’re sticking around. After a few years of short runs, The Illusionistshave unpacked their top hats for a Christmas run at The Shaftesbury Theatre, filled with all the glitz and glamour of Vegas, with live musicians and dancers galore. The show opens, ...

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Colin Cloud: The Forensic Mind Reader – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Julia Taylor Colin Cloud: The Forensic Mind Reader is, frankly, mind boggling. How on earth can he, just by looking at someone, dig out secret information such as how much money a woman has in her purse or deduce what town someone comes from simply by hearing them say ‘hello’? The word, deduce is the key word. It suggests ...

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Colin Cloud: Forensic Mind Reader – The Pyramid, Warrington

Reviewer: Matt Forrest If Sherlock Holmes were alive today what would he look like? I’m sure the first thing that comes into most people’s head would be the image of Benedict Cumberbatch. However if you were thinking a well suited spike-haired Scotsman, you would be nearer the truth. Colin Cloud makes no bones of his love for Sir Arthur Conan ...

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