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With time being precious during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe we challenged this year’s acts to deliver a 50-word elevator pitch for their show. This time it’s the turn of Barry Ferns. Love makes you feel alive, awake, connected and hopeful. This show will do the same. Like love, it's complicated and often misrepresented. And like love, you will never forget ...

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Alice in Weegieland – The Tron Theatre, Glasgow

man in red and black drag

Writer: Johnny McKnight Music: Ross Brown Director: Kenny Miller Reviewer: Lauren Humphreys I challenge you that nowhere else in the Pantosphere will you find songs with lyrics featuring Idi Amin, Mussolini and Robert Mugabe, than at the Tron Theatre in its irresistible festive offering, Alice In Weegieland. The Tron has always set itself apart with it’s originality and innovation. With ...

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The Snaw Queen – Tron Theatre, Glasgow

darren brownlie christopher jordan marshall snaw queen tron theatre glasgow

Writer: Johnny McKnight Director: Johnny McKnight Choreographer: Darren Brownlie Reviewer: Lauren Humphreys The news that Johnny McKnight was back at the helm of the Tron panto for 2016 was met with almost universal relief. After a slight misstep last year, Scotland's king of modern panto is back in Glasgow and The Snaw Queen marks a return to the top-class festive form ...

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Geoff Norcott: The Look of Moron – The Tron, Edinburgh

Reviewer: R. G. Balgray He’s a blokey bloke, Geoff Norcott is. He says so. Worries about it too – at least his agent does. Says he looks like he’s escaped from some sexist beer advert. His shtick – in his daily afternoon performance at the Tron - is to give voice to the man in the street (conservative, working class, ...

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In one sentence tell us about your show. Pro-choice, anti atheist, pro conservative, anti uninformed lefties, pro corporations, anti corporate types, anti how stupid I've become since university - pro everybody having a real good laugh at my expense. What made you decide to bring a show this year? God appeared to me and said, "Geoff - go tell all ...

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