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