title. The Iris Murder

company. Hebrides Ensemble

 venues . Traverse, Edinburgh, Cottier’s Theatre, Glasgow, St Magnus International Festival, Orkney.

composer  . Alasdair Nicolson   libretto . John Gallas  conductor . William Conway design . Gabriella Slade   lx design  . Mark Doubleday

 

'Critics’ Choice’ The Scotsman 

Hitlisted by The List

 

These three characters, stage directed by Martin Constantine, interacted fluidly, often with svelte balletic synchronicity, within Gabriella Slade’s dark, minimalist set design. All very simple, and where the tiny performing space allowed it, intimate and powerful.

**** THE SCOTSMAN – CRITIC’S CHOICE

© Martin Constantine 2019