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Leaf by Niggle – The Studio at the Festival Theatre, Edinburgh

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Writer: JRR Tolkien Director: Andy Cannon Reviewer: R G Balgray Textbooks offering learned discourses on theories of narrative abound, but it is worth remembering that storytelling is something to which we all can relate. In Richard Medrington’s one man show in the Studio at the Festival Theatre in Edinburgh, he takes Tolkien’s Leaf by Niggle – a seminal but little-known ...

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NEWS: Gilded Balloon Open New Comedy Club in Edinburgh

On Saturday 10 January 2015 the multi-award winning Irish comedian, Dylan Moran, will headline the inaugural Gilded Balloon Comedy at The Studio at the Festival Theatre, a new monthly comedy club for Edinburgh. Thirty years after first opening its doors to present the best Scottish, UK and international comedy talent to the people of Scotland, The Gilded Balloon announced that ...

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NEWS: balletLORENT Offer Edinburgh Kids The Chance To Shine

balletLORENT is bringing its acclaimed version of the Brothers Grimm fairy tale Rapunzel to the Festival Theatre, Edinburgh on the 19th and 20th of September 2014. The company is looking for a group of ten young people local to Edinburgh, aged between 6 and 16 years to take part in the production. balletLORENT will be holding auditions for the young ...

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Under the Mulberry Tree – The Studio at the Festival Theatre, Edinburgh

Writer: Timothy Jones Director: Hannah Eidinow Reviewer: Edie Ranvier Edinburgh is labouring under a glut of plays, written by men, about how infertility turns women into psychopathic harridans.At the Lyceum, Tim Barrow’s Union is busy portraying Queen Anne, on the back of her miscarriages, as an unhinged despot who goes about breast-feeding a swaddled doll, leaving off occasionally to oppress ...

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