Sep 8, 2017
Producer Richard Jordan and BTG's Philip Fisher talk about trends in Edinburgh and discuss the best shows to see.
Philip Fisher also chairs a critics panel with Joyce McMillan of The Scotsman and freelancer Mark Fisher in which they discuss Alan Ayckbourn's The Divide, Frances Poet's Adam and Ontroerend Goed’s...
Sep 4, 2017
This year’s Edinburgh International Book Festival featured a series of events subtitled “a theatrical exploration”, in which well-known Scottish novels were partly staged by a director, scriptwriter and actors produced in association with Edinburgh’s Lyceum Theatre.
One the three novels explored in this way was...
Aug 17, 2017
Philip Fisher reports from the 2017 Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
Lara Foot is the Director and CEO of the Baxter Theatre Centre at the University of Cape Town. She talks to Philip about the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, her own career and the theatre scene in South Africa over the last thirty years.
Award-winning stage and...
Jul 13, 2017
All We Ever Wanted Was Everything by Luke Barnes is the latest "gig theatre" production from Hull-based theatre company Middle Child.
After a run at the Welly Club in Hull in June, the production will be performed at this year's Latitude Festival.
BTG editor David Chadderton spoke to Middle Child artistic director Paul...
Jul 9, 2017
At this year’s Latitude Festival, Clod Ensemble will present a special ‘festival edit’ of its new show On the High Road, which will be directed by Suzy Willson with music composed by Paul Clark, founders of the company in 1995.
Suzy and Paul spoke to BTG editor David Chadderton a week before Latitude was due to...