Burning

Lee Jong-su (Yoo Ah-in) never sees the cat he feeds at the apartment of his recently rediscovered childhood acquaintance Haime (Jun Jong-seo). The only light which enters it is an occasional...

Aquaman

Aquaman (Jason Momoa) was already introduced via a cameo in Batman vs. Superman (2016), and with a larger role in Justice League (2017), with this film focusing on his surrounding mythology rather...

Blindspotting

“Can I not better myself?”, asks ex-con Collin (Daveed Diggs, best known for  being in the original cast of Hamilton) to his friend since childhood Miles (Rafael Casal), as he buys a recently...

Brexit

Alongside Trump, Brexit must be one of the most popular subjects at this year’s Fringe. About eight shows explicitly mention the term. Of all these, the bluntly titled Brexit is likely the most...

In Addition

An eerie and sinister score underlines In Addition. It is disconcerting and quite sad, pervading through the main story, adding towards the emotional density until the central relationship nearly...

Foil, Arms & Hog – Craicling

From the outset, the Irish comic trio Sean Finegan, Conor McKenna and Sean Flanagan (aka Foil, Arms and Hog) know how to get the audience on their side. Before the show properly begins, Hog enacts a...

Orpheus

A problem with spoken word shows is that everything is said. Albeit a thuddingly obvious statement, this is something that becomes clear when watching Orpheus. There is no room for interpretation or...