The Suppliant Women Royal Lyceum Theatre Edinburgh
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The Suppliant Women

A boat-load of fifty female refugees fleeing the Middle East washes up in Argos, Greece, seeking asylum. This is not the latest episode of the tragic ...
Trainspotting at Citizen’s Theatre
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Trainspotting

There are three questions that come to mind when thinking about this production of Irvine Welsh’s Trainspotting. Is it up to the considerable hype? ...
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Adler and Gibb

In a move fuelled by unhealthy obsession an actress invades the house of her dead idol. The idol is Janet Adler, a fictional 20th century protest arti...
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Travesty

Travesty is the first play by Liam Williams. It is a gender-swapped look at the different milestones of a typical relationship. The gender swapping wo...
3.0★ ★ ★

Krapp’s Last Tape

The scene is drab and dreary: Krapp sits at his desk, consulting a ledger and concluding that he needs to find a particular tape: “Box three, spool ...
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Bang Said the Gun

It’s not pornography but it’s still pretty good. Bang Said the Gun is a poetry show for people who don’t like poetry. It’s the absolute opposi...
2.0★ ★

XX

xx (pronounced ‘kiss kiss’) is a newly devised curio by Jack Bradfield concerning love and relationships. The play is structured differently each ...
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Richard III

Karl Marx famously opined that it is not people’s consciousness that determines their existence but their social existence that determines their con...