Strange Theatre

PREVIEW – Goddess: new play & arts festival

To mark International Women’s Day this year, Edinburgh-based Strange Theatre have devised an intriguing-sounding new play and an accompanying series of arts events at the Scottish Storytelling Centre from 2-28 March. At the heart of the festival is Goddess, a new devised production directed by Caitlin Skinner. Taking the ancient Celtic archetypes of maiden, mother […]

REVIEW – Mother, à la Carte, Word of Mouth Cafe, Strange Theatre

*****

Mother, à la Carte is the debut production from new Edinburgh-based company, Strange Theatre. In this site-specific intimate performance in the Word of Mouth Cafe, Caitlin Skinner directs Liberty Des Roches-Dueck in this monologue of guilt, bitterness and breadmaking. Des Roches-Dueck is convincing as she bustles about the cafe premises, recalling the keystone events of […]