Talking Gods: Persephone – Arrows & Traps

Written & Directed by Ross McGregor ★★★★ Over the millennia, the Grecian pantheon of immortals, gods and goddesses has been the basis for literature, culture, cinema, and other belief systems. The building blocks for many storytelling foundations – the heroic tales of Heracles, the beauty of Helen of Troy or the punishments of Tartarus are … Continue reading Talking Gods: Persephone – Arrows & Traps

Why I Left The Playground – Malarkey Theatre

Written by Drew Gill Directed by Abbie Craigmyle ★★★ How many of the kids you hung around with in the playground do you still speak to? Unless you’re from a small community, chances are that apart from the occasional message, they likely aren't all that prominent in your life. For all the drama, skinned knees … Continue reading Why I Left The Playground – Malarkey Theatre

The Picture of Dorian Gray – Barn Theatre

Written by Henry Filloux-Bennett  Directed by Tamara Harvey ★★★★★ Influencer. Just what the hell does that even mean? A social shaman of trends, a digital messiah, or a hollow figurehead on which we cast our self-doubts and desires? By no means a new title, merely now with more lucrative advertising deals, it is (despite lampooning) … Continue reading The Picture of Dorian Gray – Barn Theatre

First Piano On The Moon – Perth Theatre

Written & Performed by Will Pickvance Directed by Lu Kemp ★★★★ Capturing the nuances of live music is a difficult feat over a digital medium. In an era of instant gratification and streaming, music is the most accessible art form. Yet, Perth Theatre's live performance of First Piano on the Moon will likely remind those of the … Continue reading First Piano On The Moon – Perth Theatre

The House of Cenci – Parabolic Theatre

Created by Chloe Mashiter, Zoe Flint, Amy Strike and Owen Kingston ★★★★★ An abandoned manor home, vast and glorious even in its shadowed state, but something other than spectres lurk the hallways. The cold tendrils of science-fiction work their way into the superlative marble of historical drama, marrying the tragedy of the past with the … Continue reading The House of Cenci – Parabolic Theatre