“Expertly timed” – It’s Not a Sprint – Vault

Ever felt like you were stumbling through life rather than running it? Living in London can feel like a sprint sometimes, barging up and down escalators and chasing pay cheques whilst trying to hold family and friends, a...

EdFringe: “Without a shred of embarrassment” – Bottom – Summerhall

Vulnerability coupled with a dose of the chaotic carries through from the top to the Bottom of Willy Hudson’s solo show. You might feel be feeling a bit flustered and unprepared as you rush around...

EdFringe: Island Town – “A prickle at the back of the neck” Summerhall, Roundabout

Some people take comfort in the circular nature of life. We’re born, we live, we die; that’s a cycle. There’s the water cycle and the carbon cycle we’re taught at school, we draw little...

‘Coming of old age’ – Say Something Happened – Vault Festival

In a departure from the more off the wall, experimental Vaults Festival fare going on all around, Say Something Happened is a rather more sedate offering out on the fringe, tucked away in the independent Network...

“Not cute and fluffy” – The Squirrel Plays – Theatre 503

The Squirrel Plays is presented as part of Theatre 503’s Edinburgh Preview season. We’ve done a lot of talking about America this year, and under the direction of American Jessica Bickel-Barlow, Mia McCullough’s 2005 play...

Nice Fish – Harold Pinter Theatre

Icy Minnesota, two hapless fishermen, a series of slightly hallucinogenic brightly coloured distractions, a couple of kooky ice dwellers, and one "nice fish". These are the essential elements of Mark Rylance's new play, co-written with...

Light – Battersea Arts Centre – 04/02/16

Theatre is unique in its ability to take you to places you have never been before but 'Light', by Theatre Infinitum, takes this to extremes, conjuring times, places and scenarios beyond imagining with nothing...

EdFringe: “Sometimes… it’s all about good timing” – You Only Live Forever – Assembly...

For Immy, finding eternal life, and love, was all about good timing. Sitting at the right Las Vegas roulette table and meeting the guy from the late-night science documentary carrying the elixir made of...

‘A waking dream’ – Oh Heroine How I Love You – Holborn Library

Have you ever walked down rows of bookshelves, and imagined the characters they contain stepping from the pages? Have you brushed your fingers along their spines, and imagined their stories permeating through your fingertips?...

EdFringe: “Rises and falls but remains hopeful” – Sparks – Pleasance

“Nothing says grief play like a florescent badge”, a Sparks crew member hands me a bright pink one that screams “I AM ELECTRIC” on the way out. Sparks is a play about grief, but...