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Review: Edinburgh University ShakeSoc’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Have you ever thought of Shakespeare as a funny, timeless, and relatable playwright? If not, the Edinburgh University Shakespeare Company’s production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream will undoubtedly change your mind.  Right from the first scene, it is clear that this production is not periodic. The actors wear shirts and blazers; one holds a cigarette, giving the […]

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Review: Edinburgh Footlight’s The Wedding Singer

As the audience settles into the old-fashioned wooden benches of the Rose Theatre, a loudspeaker announcement warns of the “slightly ridiculous number of weddings” that the audience is about to experience. The Wedding Singer is a musical produced by The Edinburgh University Footlights based on the 1998 romantic comedy that premiered on Broadway in 2006. […]

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Interview with EUSOG on Legally Blonde: The Musical

EUSOG is the University’s oldest musical theatre society. Their latest and so far biggest production, the musical Legally Blonde: The Musical, was successfully staged from the 25th to the 29th of January. The Student got the chance to talk to the production team and cast about their vision for the show and their experience. Lewis […]