Devised by: The Paper Birds Co-Directors: Jemma McDonnell, Kylie Walsh Projection, Video & Sound: The Media Workshop Reviewer: Ron Simpson An audience of up to eight people sits in a conventionally comfortable caravan while the rain beats on the roof (at least it did on the first night in Harrogate) and a pleasantly chatty young woman hands round biscuits and ...Read More »
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Director: Sally Lyall Musical Director: Tommie Travers Reviewer: Fraser MacDonald The Proclaimers are arguably two of Edinburgh’s most famous sons, so it is only right that the musical homage to the duo from Leith is part of this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe. With their youthful production of the heartwarming musical, Captivate Drama prove that they are king when it comes ...Read More »
Music/Lyrics: The Proclaimers Book: Stephen Greenhorn Director: Sally Lyall Reviewer: John Roberts Edinburgh based Captivate Theatre have the coup of being the first company to ever perform the fringe premiere of The Proclaimers and Stephen Greenhorn’s Sunshine on Leith. Originally performed in 2007 and subsequently made into a musical film by director Dexter Fletcher. Sunshine on Leith tells the story ...Read More »