Hansel and Gretel Citizens Theatre, Glasgow Photo Tim Morozzo
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

Hansel and Gretel

This production is a visual and sensory extravaganza that blends the dreamlike and the carnivalesque, throwing in acrobats and musicians with live-hand puppets and colourful caravans covered in delicacies. A...
Simon's Magical Christmas Socks Photo KK Dundas
3.0★ ★ ★

Simon’s Magical Christmas Socks

This comedy, written collaboratively and produced by the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, is a piece of Christmassy silliness that will certainly be a sweet treat for the little ones. Meet Simon (Tom England...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The Snaw Queen

This retelling of ‘The Snow Queen’ has some surprises in store. Exit frozen-hearted Kay. Exit innocent-but-brave Gerda. Enter Kristine ‘Cagney’ Kringle (Johnny McKnight), reindeers Rudolph (Darren Brown...
Double Bill: Black / What remains and is to come at Tramway, Glasgow
3.0★ ★ ★

Black / what remains and is to come

For this double bill, the Tramway pairs up two performances dealing with space, things, and the traces they leave behind through language and dance. In Black, created and performed by Norwegian artist Mette ...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Rivals

Mrs Malaprop (Julie Legrand) is looking for a suitable husband for her niece, Lydia Languish (Lucy Briggs-Owen). But when a rich and handsome suitor, Captain Jack Absolute (Rhys Rusbatch) presents himself, Lydi...
Grain in the Blood at Tron Theatre, Glasgow
3.0★ ★ ★

Grain in the Blood

The premise of Rob Drummond’s latest play, Grain in the Blood, is a dilemma loaded with tragic possibilities. Will Isaac (Andrew Rothney), Sophia’s (Blythe Duff) estranged son after years in prison, make th...
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil

This week Joe Douglas’s production of John McGrath’s political drama The Cheviot, the Stag and the Black, Black Oil reaches the final stage of its tour around Scotland, the first in twenty years. The play p...
Milk by Ross Dunsmore.
3.0★ ★ ★

Milk

Milk, Ross Dunsmore’s new play produced by the Traverse Theatre Company, explores the gamut of affective and sexual anxieties through the metaphor of feeding and nourishment. Ash (Cristian Ortega) and Steph (...
Diary of a Madman Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

Diary Of A Madman

Diary of a Madman opens on a chat between two teenage girls. It is a conversation about boys, losing your virginity at the back of a car and Queen Mary of Scotland. Yes, all of these at once. Right before she e...