Nebula of Ideas

Imagine the imaginations of a thousand imaginative people. They are all distinct. Not only are they all individual, but here at the ideas stage, they are also totally unreal, and utterly without form. They are each isolated, crystallised, silent ova, waiting to...

Progress Update: What’s Been Happening

Every artistic boss in the country, every programmer, certainly every director, and I would hazard a good sum that every technician and actor knows the feeling. No, I would say that anyone working in the arts knows the feeling. Some people use the swan image –...

Feast and Feaster: Edinburgh Awaits

Let me see if I can tell you why I don’t really care what’s on at the Edinburgh Fringe. Sure, there’s a definite magic to seeing a wonderful, unexpected show, like Bert and Nasi’s Eurohouse last year at Summerhall, something out of the blue that lifts your soul out of...