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Two women share their last meal while waiting for the world to come to an end.
Sherman Theatre The Cherry Orchard by Anton Chekhov A re-imagining by Gary Owen Director Rachel O'Riordan
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The Cherry Orchard

Gary Owen’s new vision of The Cherry Orchard brilliantly translates Chekhov’s portrayal of pre-revolutionary Russia into a bittersweet evocation of intimate and political unravelling.
3.0★ ★ ★

Pussy: An Angela Carter Musical Extravaganza

Angela Carter lovers everywhere, rejoice! 2017 has been a year rich in events, plays, conferences, concerts, and exhibitions celebrating the work of the writer, 25 years after her death at the age of just 51. S...

Lee Perlman in conversation with Marine Furet

I met Dr Lee Perlman by a happy coincidence last August, as we were both waiting to see a show at the Edinburgh Festivals, in the bustling hallway of the Traverse Theatre. We started chatting and he introduced ...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Meet me at Dawn

In this rewriting of the Greek myth of Eurydice and Orpheus, the poet who attempted to bring the woman he loved back from the dead...
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With this new production of Rhinoceros, Zinnie Harris and Turkish director Murat Daltaban reaffirm the political potency of Ionesco’s fable...
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How to Act

In this new creation, Graham Eatough revisits tragedy and the ancestral roots of theatre to weave a compelling exploration of conflict and domination...
3.0★ ★ ★

Ever Never

In Taiwanese company Co-coism’s Ever Never, five actors, seated in an aircraft, seamlessly wander from one identity, place, and era to another.
Ubu Roi Hi Ludens Ensemble
2.0★ ★

Ubu Roi

First performed last year at the Hidden Doors Festival, Ludens Ensemble’s Ubu Roi is an unabashedly chaotic romp.