Heroine – Traverse Theatre

Writer: Mary Jane Wells Director: Susan Worsfold At the heart of this production, a prime example of raw, honest theatre, is the life story of Danna Davis. Adapted in a brutal, purposeful way, Heroine hasn’t been crafted by writer and performer Mary Jane Wells as a sob story, nor a hate piece – it’s a profound amalgam … Continue reading Heroine – Traverse Theatre

A Crown of Laurels – Paradise in Augustines

Written & Directed by Ryan Hay Composition & Musical Direction by Lavie Rabinovitz Design by Danielle Connally “Choose your favourite sexual abuse paintings”, this is a quotation from the website Fine Art America. Wanton Theatre Co presents A Crown of Laurels, an adaptation of Apollo & Daphne, of which the attempted rape of a Greecian … Continue reading A Crown of Laurels – Paradise in Augustines

The Vagina Monologues – Festival Theatre, The Studio

Play by Eve Ensler Information relating to the Edinburgh Rape Crisis Charity can be found at their website: https://www.ercc.scot Say it with me everyone: “Vagina”. Say it even louder for the men in the back. The Vagina Monologues, for all its criticism, may be one of the most influential theatrical texts ever put into production. … Continue reading The Vagina Monologues – Festival Theatre, The Studio