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Action at a Distance – Zoo Southside, Edinburgh

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Writer: Rory Horne Director: Nina Cavaliero Reviewer: David Doyle Over the last number of years Zoo has built up something of a reputation for showcasing some of the most promising new writing at the Edinburgh Fringe and Rory Horne’s Action At A Distance firmly cements that standing this year. A thought provoking piece exploring American drone strikes, the show is ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with Finn Morrell on his show Tribe

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Next up in our annual series of Fringe preview Q & A's it's the turn of Finn Morrell on his show Tribe. In one sentence tell us about your show. Follow Ru, the young business intern who gets ripped through his office corridors into ethereal and post-apocalyptic worlds. What made you decide to bring a show this year? I have been obsessively ...

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Whiteout – Zoo Southside, Edinburgh

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Choreographer: Natasha Gilmore Reviewer: David Doyle Exploring bi-racial relationships, Whiteout, by Barrowland Ballet, is a pulsating and tender look at the complexities of relationships, race, and their intersection. Inspired by her own personal experiences from her marriage and as a mother, Natasha Gilmore’s choreography explodes on the stageand demonstrates why Barrowland Ballet is one of Scotland's most successful contemporary dance ...

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The Murderer – Zoo Southside, Edinburgh

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Reviewer: David Doyle Clown Funeral combine a darkly amusing, and thought-provoking script with smart staging, and an unusual artistic practice to create a show that delivers on several fronts. The Murderer deals with society’s relationships with those convicted of crimes through the story of one convicted murderer forced to live with a carer while being rehabilitatedand reintroduced into society. It’s ...

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The Blind Date Project – Zoo Southside, Edinburgh

Director: Scott Rodgers Reviewer: Matt Farnham The Blind Date Project is a unique show that sees Anna, played by Bojana Novakovic, meet a new surprise date each night. At this performance that guest was Mary Lynn Rajskub of blockbuster TV shows 24 andIt's Always Sunny in Philadelphia and of course her own Fringe show. From this pointon, both cast members ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with…Finn Morrell for Terra Incognita

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 Finn Morrell for Terra Incognitaanswering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. With only 21 years before the effects of Climate ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with…Lisle Turner writer of Scorched

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 Lisle Turner writer ofScorched answering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. Scorched is beautiful, challenging and moving show about an ...

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The Ted Bundy Project – Zoo Southside, Edinburgh

Reviewer: David Doyle Greg Wohead’s The Ted Bundy Project uses the case of American serial killer Ted Bundy as a starting point for an examination of society’s obsession with killers, violence, and gore. It’s a clever, tightly wrought, and at times deeply uncomfortable, hour of theatre. Wohead poses many questions to an audience that has essentially bought a ticket to ...

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