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Tuesday, June 18, 2019

The Inheritance becomes a multi-award winning play at the 2019 UK...

The Inheritance, by Matthew Lopez, has just been named winner of the ‘Best Play’ category at the Critics’ Circle Awards 2019, also claiming Best...

Summer and Smoke at the Duke of York Theatre: Review

After a sell-out run at the Almeida Theatre, Williams’s rarely performed Summer and Smoke has been transferred to the Duke of York Theatre. Summer and...

Theatre Review: No Exit as produced by the Peachy Keen collective

I’ve heard it described as “unstageable”. Perhaps it’s the words “French existentialism” that strikes such fear into the hearts of a prospective audience, or...

Hell is other people on stage in No Exit

Jean-Paul Sartre’s Huis Clos explores an afterlife where hell is being with other people in a locked room, inflicting eternal torment on each other....

Sleeping Beauty comes to the Byre with a Scottish twist

Let’s face it, pantomimes can be a-bit problematic. Lots of productions now, even in these enlightened times, seem like they’re from decades ago, with...

“To be scary is liberating”: A preview to “Blood Wedding”

Focusing on a bride who has no choice but to marry an eligible, young bachelor while still in love with her ex, renowned Spanish...

A day of On The Rocks brought to November: On The...

This Saturday the 24th On The Rocks will be hosting On The Pebbles, a one-day teaser of next semester’s festival compiling 10 major events...

Review: Sweet Charity

I always look forward to the Just So Byre offering, and this year did not disappoint. Sweet Charity is one of those musicals where...

Death in the Quad: A review

Last Saturday, against the St Andrews staple of Welly Ball, On the Rocks presented us with something a little different from the usual event:...

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...