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(Can this be) Home – Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Writer: Kolbrún Björt Sigfúsdóttir Director: Kolbrún Björt Sigfúsdóttir Reviewer: Dominic Corr Writing this on the eve of the original Brexit leave date – the realisation that the past three years have resulted in drastic changes amid no change whatsoever dawns even more. That after this turmoil, nothing has been accomplished. All that has happened is the separation of a nation ...

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Richard III (a one-woman show) – Citizen’s Theatre, Glasgow

Adaptation: Emily Carding and Kolbrún Björt Sigfúsdóttir from William Shakespeare Director:  Emily Carding and Kolbrún Björt Sigfúsdóttir Reviewer: Harriet Brace A Machiavellian masterpiece, Richard III is an epic tale of ambition, betrayal and bloodshed. Yet Brite Theater’s one-woman adaptation of the giant play brings the story to life in a way that’s intelligent, relatable, and brilliant. One of Shakespeare’s greatest successes, ...

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Shakespeare In Hell – Etcetera Theatre, London

Writer: Kolbrun Bjort Sigfusdottir and Emily Carding Director: Kolbrun Bjort Sigfusdottir Reviewer: Maryam Philpott   What happens to some of Shakespeare’s most villainous characters at the end of the play? Having got their comeuppance and often their deaths, where do they go – to hell perhaps? This new play by Kolbrun Bjort Sigfusdottir and Emily Carding reimagines a tour through ...

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