James Hanton

James is one of the current editors-in-chief having formerly been TV & Radio Editor. He won a Best Article Award in December 2016 for his feature about Universal Monsters in the film section, and also writes for Starburst Magazine UK. James was also part of The Student‘s review team for the 2017 & 2018 Edinburgh Fringe Festivals. He can be reached at jhantonwriter@gmail.com.

Hamilton (Lewis)

There is a moment at the end of Hamilton (Lewis) where one of the cast members says that there is no moral to the story as such, and that this production is what happens when the title precedes the...

The Elvis Dead

Elvis Presley. The King. Elvis the Pelvis(!). Whatever name he goes by, he is one of the 20th century’s most iconic cultural figures whose influence can still be felt to this day. He also makes...

The Dolls of New Albion

What a difference a year makes. Last year, Thistle N’ Thorn Productions put on this show having to make do with a theatre-in-the-round set up, which just did not do them justice at all. Back this...

The Crucible

For school students like those from the American High School Theatre Festival, just putting a play like The Crucible on at the Fringe is a remarkable enough achievement. Arthur Miller’s acclaimed...

The Tape Face Show

Sitting in the audience for The Tape Face Show can be an unnerving experience. You wait in your seat as the America’s Got Talent finalist does his eccentric little waddle up the stairs past a crowd...

Dick and Dom: Dick vs Dom

Children’s entertainers and bungalow dwellers alike gaze in amazement at what duo Richard McCourt and Dominic Wood have achieved during their 22 year careers. You are reminded of watching them as...