Theatre

FAME: The Musical

Since 1989, the Edinburgh University Footlights has served as an outlet for students to showcase their performing arts skills through the annual shows it holds. This year, they debuted their production of Fame: The Musical. The cast consists of 22...

Theatre on your year abroad

“A year abroad is the best year of your university career.” Everyone who studies a modern language has most definitely heard this statement again and again from members of your university department and returning students. However, nobody seems...

The Lovers

Fleur Darkin and Jemima Levick’s minimalist yet sensual adaptation of Marguerite Duras’ The Lover leaves us with a nostalgic chill down our spines breathing an air of abandonment, for a love than can never be. This play is a tragic tale relating...

Introducing: Caryl Churchill

Caryl Churchill is not afraid to confront contentious topics. Her work explores power, colonialism, feminism and essentially shines a light on the voices of the oppressed and marginalised. Her genius however, lies in making these difficult...

Miss Saigon

Compelling, heartbreaking and still relevant today, Miss Saigon is a brilliant production that is unafraid to strike the audience in the heart. Set during the Vietnam War, this is a love story between an American marine and young Vietnamese girl...

The Student Newspaper 2016