The Lover – Lyceum

Underage sex at the Lyceum – what a difference the distance of time and country makes to such a concept.

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The Arabian Nights – Lyceum

Three wishes, seven seas, forty thieves…and a story within a story within a story. This is the essence of the exotic Arabian Nights, the festive production showing at the Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh.

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Shark In The Park (The Show)

‘There’s a shark, there’s a shark, there’s a shark in the park…’ I saw this show on Friday, and I swear I’ve been humming that song ever since.

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Love Song To Lavender Menace

As someone heavily involved in LGBTQ campaigning, I’m still learning about the history of our struggle in Edinburgh, so a play documenting the rise and fall of groundbreaking bookshop, Lavender Menace, was essential viewing.

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Macbeth

Under conductor, Gianandrea Noseda, Verdi’s superb opera of Macbeth is stunning at the Edinburgh Festival Theatre.

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The Whip Hand

From birthday party to bedlam – that’s the curve of The Whip Hand, a play at the Traverse by Douglas Maxwell that explores family tensions and collective guilt.

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