Category: 2014

On The Set With Cora Bissett

If asked to summarize Cora Bisset’s Roadkill, I’d pick something along the lines of provocative, shattering, and tragic. However, after reading Roadkill prior to our master class with Cora Bissett, it was very comforting...

Long Live the Fringe

We are in the midst of our last performances of Forget Fire, and it is impossible not to feel nostalgic. This show has been rewarding in so many ways, and truly has pushed our...

The Military Tattoo

As an American, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that my expectations were a bit off. I definitely pictured strong men and women in the armed forces of the Scottish military, covered in glamorous...

Living the Dream

I climbed New Arthur’s Seat the other day. As I sat on a rock overlooking the city and writing in my journal I couldn’t help but feel a joyful serenity within me. How wonderfully...

Enlightenment in Exhaustion

Everyday is the same, yet everyday is different; nothing is new, yet so many things have changed; you’ve reached the point where routine becomes so much more than everyday rituals. The life of an...

Scratch Performances for Creative Scotland

Theatre can happen anywhere, anytime, and in any form. Today during the final presentations for the Contemporary Scottish Theatre class, I found this to be incredibly true. I had the pleasure of seeing three...

On The Set With Cora Bissett

Cora discussing Roadkill with the Company If asked to summarize Cora Bisset’s Roadkill, I’d pick something along the lines of provocative, shattering, and tragic. However, after reading Roadkill prior to our master class with Cora...

An Open Table

What is theatre exactly? How do we define it? Should we define it? Is it sacred? Or should it be free for anyone to claim as their category? These are the questions I have...

David Harrower: Secret Revealed

Daunting. Unfathomable. Overwhelming. Unattainable. As our season of master classes draws to a close, these adjectives lingered in the back of my mind, the part one is not allowed to speak of due to...