When I got my tickets for this Steampunk rendition of Bram Stoker’s novel I had no idea it was a world premiere. The packed house was rowdy even for a 9:20pm start time, aided no doubt by the chaos in … Continue reading Review: Action to the Word’s Dracula at Ed Fringe 2014
I know it is cheesy, but I love magic shows. I remember snuggling under the covers in my parents’ big bed in order to watch them on TV when I was a kid, and I still get a kick out … Continue reading Review: Morgan and West Parlour Tricks at Ed Fringe 2014
I saw the trailer for the Oxford run of this show about 2 months ago (you can watch it by clicking here), and I would sometimes find myself singing the haunting melody from the promo without even realizing I had started. I … Continue reading Review: Dolls of New Albion at Ed Fringe 2014
The Durham-based company, Another Soup, has two back-to-back shows this year at the Space on Niddry St. Both are promenade musicals, meaning that the actors move in and out of the audience to give them an immersive experience. I have … Continue reading Review: Victorian Vices at Ed Fringe 2014
Jekyll and Hyde is in the “Dance, Physical Theater and Circus” section of the Ed Fringe catalog and I think that is an apt descriptor. When I think of a dance performance, I think of lots of movement, lots of … Continue reading Review: Jekyll and Hyde at Ed Fringe 2014
I admit it, I am actually wiggling in anticipation of how awesome Steam Tour is going to be. I booked all my shows for Ed Fringe, ordered my Britrail pass and I am dreaming of all the delicious pub grub … Continue reading Gearing up for Steam Tour: My Steampunk Edinburgh Fringe Fest Itinerary!
theSpace on Niddry St (Venue 9) 18:00 1 hour 20 minutes Accessibility: — Suitability: 16+ (Guideline) Group: Another Soup London, 1859. Holborn’s shameless streets are awash with unsavoury individuals, wiling away their lives practicing the variously sordid Victorian vices of the times. On Fleet … Continue reading Gearing up for Steam Tour: Sweeney Todd and the String of Pearls