Edinburgh Fringe,Reviews,The List,Theatre

According To His Need at C Nova (Edinburgh Fringe)

10 Aug , 2014  

Bachelor infiltrates socialist party to get laid in this Edinburgh Festival Fringe production. Show me yours, I’ll show you mine: relationships as transactions are not a new idea and sex often plays a crucial role when partners negotiate their needs. In According To His Need, hobby socialist Nick joins the party to finally score again. […]

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Edinburgh Fringe,Reviews,Theatre

Symphony at Assembly George Square

7 Aug , 2014  

You don’t have to be a Londoner to get nabakov’s Symphony but if you are, then in between the lines, beats and off-beats of the drum the piece shares a knowing wink that talks of take-away coffee and unlikely beauty among unrelenting hectic. Although there is a different kind of electricity in the air, at […]

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Broadway Baby,Edinburgh Fringe,Reviews,Theatre

Paperback Time Machine

5 Aug , 2014  

Some Fringe clichés exist for a reason. One of the more tragic ones tells of the talented performer who enters the stage to face a nearly empty auditorium. Only one or two punters have showed up and the performer has the choice between quitting or to committing to an hour long figurative lap dance, vying […]

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Broadway Baby,Edinburgh Fringe,Reviews,Theatre

Nougat for Kings at the Underbelly

4 Aug , 2014  

This raucous romp with a proclivity for puns and a lot of alliterative ardour flails ferociously to amuse. If someone had dirt on Tarantino and forced him to do a period piece with pirates the result would look a little like Nougat for Kings. The show borrows not only the master of neo-noir’s tangled plots […]

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