Festival Theatre

REVIEW – The Three Phantoms, Edinburgh Festival Theatre


With productions of Cabaret and The Lion King both competing for Edinburgh audiences’ attention tonight, Three Phantoms‘ enjoyable and light-hearted journey through some of the West End’s greatest musical hits must be cursing its timing a little. However, there are certainly no such issues with the performance itself. Matthew Cammelle, Stephen John Davis and Glyn […]

REVIEW – The Winter’s Tale, Festival Theatre


By Danielle Farrow It is only natural to expect a fine show from the Royal Shakespeare Company. Their current production of The Winter’s Tale, directed by Lucy Bailey and designed by William Dudley, offers a strong concept in seemingly idyllic Sicilia, where King Leontes almost destroys all through hideous jealousy, contrasted with industrial seaside Bohemia […]

EVENT – The Lafayette Seance, 9th May 2011, Festival Theatre

      A seance with the Edinburgh Secret Society 9th May 2011 We have previously mentioned an event of the excellent Edinburgh Secret Society and can confirm that it is the hottest ticket in town at the moment.  Run by Professor Richard Wiseman and Dr Peter Lamont the Secret Society had its inaugural event in December last year and […]

REVIEW – Peter Pan on Ice, Edinburgh Festival Theatre


Peter Pan on Ice, Festival Theatre.   Further performances: Thu 10 February, Fri 11 February, Sat 12 February, Sun 13 February 7.30pm and matinees Sat 12 & Sun 13 2.30pm By Danielle Farrow JM Barrie’s hero is flying – and skating – into the Edinburgh Festival Theatre this week in this Wild Rose Ice Theatre production boasting a cast […]