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Interview: Edinburgh University Footlights Show Choir

This article was originally submitted on the 27th March The Edinburgh Footlights is a student-run musical theatre company founded in 1989. Its Showchoir is a performance group founded in 2011, which performs several events within and outside the University, beyond genre boundaries, shows, or periods.  The Student sat down with assistant musical director Emily Paterson, […]

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Review: Welcome To The Carbaret!

Edinburgh Footlights’ Welcome To The Cabaret! by its Showchoir is a welcome, blissful two-hour escape from the realities of life. Energetic numbers are astutely intertwined with evocative character developments under the creative direction of Amy Stinton. We get snippets of the characters’ lives as they deal with their overbearing producer (Ruby Loftus). The clever use of characters […]