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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with…Nick Cassenbaum of Bubble Schemisis

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’sNick Cassenbaum of Bubble Schemisis answering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. A storytelling show about finding my Jewish Identity in ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with…Debs Newbold of Lost In Blue

With over 3000 shows at the world's biggest arts festival, here at The ReviewsHubwe want to make the job of choosing your Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows that little bit easier. So here’s Debs Newbold of Lost In Blue answering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. One woman, a mic, and a loop ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with Annie Siddons

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 Annie Siddons answering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. It's a hilarious brutal and honest autobiographical show about loneliness, with ...

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The Last Yankee – Summerhall, Edinburgh

Director: Michael Emans Writer: Arthur Miller Designer: Lisa Sangster Reviewer: Amy Taylor From the very beginning of Rapture Theatre’s The Last Yankee, there’s a sense that you’re watching an experiment in human nature. Performed in Summerhall’s Red Lecture Theatre, Michael Emans’ production, creates the feeling that the audience are watching Arthur Miller toy with our ideas of the American dream ...

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Sirens – The Lowry, Salford

Director: Alexander Devriendt Reviewer: Jo Beggs Like the Sirens of Greek mythology, singing their seductive songs and luring sailors onto the rocks, these six women from Belgian company Ontroerend Goed are not to be messed with. As the lights gently rise to reveal them, each elegantly poised at a music stand in brightly coloured ball gowns, you might be expecting ...

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The Gospel According To Jesus, Queen Of Heaven – Summerhall, Edinburgh

Writer: Jo Clifford Director: Susan Worsfold Reviewer: David Doyle The Gospel According To Jesus, Queen Of Heaven, written and performed by Jo Clifford, is a queer reimagining of Jesus Christ and his story and legacy. Taking the form of a sort of church service, the piece comprises of sermons, retellings of parables, as well as some communal rituals. It’s a ...

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Donald Does Dusty – Summerhall, Edinburgh

Director: Lizzie Olesker Reviewer: David Doyle There is no doubting that Donald Torr had a fascinating life. From growing up gay in Aberdeen in the 1960s and loving Dusty Springfield, to becoming a somewhat well-known young man gracing the cover of both Jackie and The Sun, as well as making millions selling antiques to his death from AIDS-related causes, it’s ...

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