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Shine – Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh

Writer: Kema Sikazwe Director: Graeme Thompson Reviewer: Dominic Corr What defines you? Is it your past, your family? Perhaps more realistically it’s the societal labels attached from unwelcomed comments; immigrant, black, poor or untalented which 'brand' us. I, Daniel Blake actor Kema Sikazwe's Shine gives an account of his own difficulties in finding his ability to not be a product ...

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Tailspin – The Miller, London

Fisher King Blues Writer and performer: Torgrim Mellum Stene The Gibbet Orphan's Curse Writer and performer: Sarah Rundle Raven Steals the Light Writer and performer: Alys Torrence Reviewer: Paul Rodgers   "Two parts history, one part myth, sprinkled with dreams," says Torgrim Stene introducing the debut performance of his latest yarn, the first this Norwegian story-teller has presented in the ...

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Grisly Tales from Tumblewater – The Lowry, Salford

Writer: Bruno Vincent Adaptor: Teasel Theatre Director: Caroline Horton Reviewer: Jo Beggs Tumblewater isn’t the kind of place you’d like to find yourself in. There’s a cruel tyrant running the town, terrifying tales of a scary witch, and a huge monster in the river – and to be honest most of the ordinary townsfolk don’t really seem that ordinary. So ...

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