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Thursday, December 13, 2018

Rocky Horror: A review

“It’s astounding, time is fleeting, madness takes its toll…” By the time these familiar lyrics are sensuously uttered almost 30 minutes into the film, the...

‘Skelling’ author David Almond visits St Andrews

I read Skellig when I was in junior school myself. I remember being entranced with the concept, where the main character nurses a strange...

Doctor Who regenerated after Rosa Parks episode

After an episode on Rosa Parks, Doctor Who now feels truly regenerated. At age 55 and with more quality TV to compete with than ever,...

Musings on a theme: Leonard Cohen

Zeb Baker-Smith writes a eulogy to Leonard Cohen praising his musical accomplishments and paying tribute to the broader causes he fought for.

Debate: Are cookery books literature?

The broad topic of this debate embodies the age-old question of what constitutes literature? As a society, why do we view the complete works...

Closer review – entertainment and flair aplenty

Performed with insight and designed with vision, Mermaids’ production of Closer certainly had its effect on the audience. The uninformed viewer, like myself, was...

Helping the environment by changing your diet

For all you film students out there, the movie Cowspiracy is looming over your horizon, if it has not already. As a brief summary,...

Last minute Halloween costume ideas

So you waited until the last minute to get a costume… We’ve all been there. The fact that Halloween always falls the week after Independent...

Killing Eve: A must-watch

Killing Eve has swept like a tornado across the television landscape on both sides of the Atlantic in recent weeks. Having seen the sensation...

The Just So Society returns with Sweet Charity

The Just So Society returns to the Byre Theatre with a major musical production: Broadway classic Sweet Charity. In her interview for The Saint,...