4.0★ ★ ★ ★


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...
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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, 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...
The Glass Menagerie at King’s Theatre, Edinburgh.
4.0★ ★ ★ ★

The Glass Menagerie

In a humble house in Saint Louis, Amanda Wingfield (Broadway star Cherry Jones), and her two grown-up children, Tom (Michael Esper) and Laura (Kate O’Flynn) live a life overshadowed by the memory of the husba...
4D Cinema with Mamoru Iriguchi at Summerhall, Edinburgh
5.0★ ★ ★ ★ ★

4D Cinema

I am Marlene Dietrich, says the man in a pink suit standing in the middle of the stage, with a screen adjusted around his head and a projector aimed straight at his face. The man is Mamoru Iriguchi, the creator...
This Restless House Citizens Theatre, Glasgow
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This Restless House

This Restless House, Zinnie Harris’s retelling of Aeschylus’ Oresteia, is ‘not a tale for everyone’ – at least not one for weak stomachs, as we witness the mythic family’s struggle to expunge their ...