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EDINBURGH FRINGE REVIEW – FOMO – The Fear of Missing Out

FOMO – The Fear of Missing Out

Underbelly at Forth 1

2nd August 2014

Published on the British The British Theatre Guide.

 

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FOMO – The Fear of Missing Out

A show that looks fantastic on paper doesn’t quite meet expectations in Fomo – The Fear of Missing Out.

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EDINBURGH FRINGE REVIEW – Party Piece

Bedlam Theatre

21st August 2013

Published on the British Theatre Guide

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The most entertaining part of a party can always come from the day after the night before as New Wolsey Young Associates prove with their 2013 Edinburgh Fringe Production.

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EDINBURGH FRINGE REVIEW – Missing

Underbelly, Cowgate

19th August 2013

Published on the British Theatre Guide

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Having a loved one go unexpectedly missing is a heart wrenching and horrible time for anyone. In their new verbatim production, Engineer Theatre gives the audience a glimpse behind the news articles and press interviews, giving first hand dialogue from those who have lost, searched for and loved a missing person.

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EDINBURGH FRINGE REVIEW – Sincerely, Mr Toad

Queen Dome, The Pleasance

19th August 2013

Published on the British Theatre Guide

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Fantastic musical numbers are sung by a faultless cast but the narrative just doesn’t live up to expectations where Sell a Door’s new musical, Sincerely, Mr Toad is concerned.

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EDINBURGH FRINGE REVIEW – Merrily We Roll Along

Greenside

19th August 2013

Published on the British Theatre Guide

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A monotonous retelling of a Sondheim classic, Red Oak Tree Theatre Company have created a disjointed performance that seems to last an last an eternity.

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EDINBURGH FRINGE REVIEW – [Title of Show]

Assembly Checkpoint

18th August 2013

Published on the British Theatre Guide

*****

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A clever musical with some of the best vocal harmonies to be found at the Fringe, [Title of Show] is a stunning musical journey having opened on Broadway in 2008, it is making it’s UK premiere here in Edinburgh.

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EDINBURGH FRINGE REVIEW – Anoesis

Summerhall

16th August 2013

Published on the British Theatre Guide

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A great idea isn’t followed through in Junction 25’s Anoesis. A lack of cohesion and an overload of metaphors mars what, in theory, should have been a hard-hitting and original performance.

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EDINBURGH FRINGE REVIEW – Avenue Q

Assembly Hall

16th August 2013

Published on the British Theatre Guide

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A fun-filled two hours of hilarious acting, catchy songs and randy puppets as the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland shows the Fringe what it does best.

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EDINBURGH FRINGE REVIEW – Best Kept Secrets

theSpace @ Surgeons Hall

15th August 2013

Published on the British Theatre Guide

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An overconfident, under-rehearsed performance that is trying that bit too hard. Best Kept Secrets by Phrop Theatre’s complete lack of ingenuity or common sense is cringe-worthy from the start.
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EDINBURGH FRINGE REVIEW – All or Nothing?

Greenside

15th August 2013

Published on the British Theatre Guide

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A production to leave you speechless…and the actors for that matter. All or Nothing? by The Callàs Company is a beautiful piece comically portrayed through mime and expression to the backing of a carefully selected soundtrack…without uttering a single word.

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