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Places – New Town Theatre, Edinburgh

black and white movie star

Writer: Romy Nordlinger Director: Katie McHugh Reviewer: Tom Ralphs Alla Nazimova has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. She was a trailblazing artist who transferred from stage to screen in the 1920s and went on to write and direct several movies as well as hosting parties with guest lists that included the likes of Ernest Hemingway and Rudolph ...

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Losing Days – New Town Theatre, Edinburgh

man sitting on floor sam underwood with guitar beside him

  Writer: Sam Underwood Reviewer:  Tom Ralphs Losing Days is part gig, part road-trip, part confessional and part look at mental health issues from an insider’s perspective. That it currently fails to fully deliver as any of these, may be because it attempts to do too much. Framed around recreating his father’s Beatles covers band, the Box Larrys' gig that never ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with…Kasia Lech of Bubble Revolution

With over 3000 shows at the world's biggest arts festival, here at The ReviewsHub,we want to make the job of choosing your Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows that little bit easier. So here’s Kasia Lech of Bubble Revolutionanswering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. It is a sweets-induced Polish tale of a girl ...

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The Trials of Galileo – New Town Theatre, Edinburgh

Writer: Nic Young Director: Nic Young Reviewer: Jon Wainwright We're taken straight into the trial of Galileo and the peculiar workings of the Inquisition. He complains of being addressed in the third person, as though he isn't there, and we appreciate the irony of the judge's objectivity and inquisitiveness (he's anything but). Galileo's guilt is assumed – the man just ...

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Conflict in Court – New Town Theatre, Edinburgh

Writer: Liam Rudden Director: Paul Murray Reviewer: Danielle Shields There is one important letter that we may receive in our life which causes us to think up a thousand excuses why we cannot follow through with what it asks us to do;jury service. It is obvious by the packed out crowd for this original interactive production,Conflict in Court, that when ...

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