In Patrick Hamilton's 1929 thriller "Rope," two young men gratuitously murder one of their friends after taking Nietzsche's supremacist philosophy too literally.
In a sad, emotionally draining and bravura perf, Alan Cumming makes it seem as if every psychosis and hallucination in the play is an expression of one man's fragile state of mind.
EDINBURGH -- Participants from 47 countries, from Australia to Zimbabwe, are set to make the 2012 Edinburgh Festival Fringe the largest it's ever been, with the August event skedding 2,695 shows for…
In a week when the British headlines have been dominated by revelations from the Leveson Inquiry regarding the role of the press and police in the UK's phone-hacking scandal, the National Theater of…
Theater and dance figure prominently in the lineup for the 2012 Edinburgh Festival -- as does a hard-to-categorize nod to the Olympics.
In a year in which many of the bigger names of the Edinburgh Intl. Festival Fringe -- including Simon Callow, Julian Sands, Marc Almond and Art Malik -- tackled serious subjects such as sexuality and…
With perfect timing Doris Day has released her first album in 17 years just as U.K. theater the Mill at Sonning prepares to takes its bio-drama about the '50s icon to El Portal Theater in Los Angeles…
The first actor has yet to speak and already we've had bunraku-style puppetry, pre-recorded film, shadow projections, images on a TV monitor and live sound effects made by singing bowls and running…
An authoritative, humane and brave performance that quietly challenges the perceptions of a mainstream aud.
Throwing himself into the egalitarian spirit of the Edinburgh Fringe, the world's largest arts festival, John Malkovich has been spotted flyering the crowds on the city center streets. Thesp was in…
Before earning international fame as the lead singer of British electropop band Soft Cell, Marc Almond was an art-school student specializing in performance art.