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BUILDING BACK BETTER
“People will embrace theatre hugely on the other side of this. People who, in easier times, probably thought, “well maybe I’ll watch TV tonight”, they might think more about getting their coat on and going and seeing something LIVE AND REAL.”
Fans of Dr Who know that Time Lords from the planet Gallifreycan undergo transformation into
a new physical form and a somewhat different personality after instances which would normally
result in death. The COVID crisis has challenged everyone in the arts sector to adapt in order to thrive and survive. And so in May 2021 Edinburgh49 (est. 2012) began a regeneration into it’s latest incarnation. As GetYourCoatsOn.com we’ll continue to deliver the same high quality content but from more venues, locations, and festivals.
Realising creativity takes time, talent and heart. When your show gets back on the road shouldn’t you have quality feedback written by people who both know about what they’re seeing and care about what they write? Producers! Make sure to send us your press release.
Our Latest Reviews & Content
- “If I had Oswald’s skull sitting on my desk, looking at me, Yorick-like, with its three-finger sword-slash cut, it would be a potent reminder that for all our romanticising of ancient times, these people could be pretty thuggish.” – Author Max Adams talks about ‘The King in the North’
- “I wanted to show children that they should be open to those differences and celebrate them. It’s what makes us unique and special.” – Author Peter A. Johnson talks about ‘Bog: The Ogre In The Cellar’
- “I am currently working on a follow up. But I can say no more than that at the moment.” – Author Paul Lay discusses ‘Providence Lost’
- “The biggest lesson has been to trust in the strength, power and resilience of young carers.” – Playwright Matt Woodhead discusses ‘Who Cares’
- “How do you Quantitatively ease bitcoin?” – Author Dominic Frisby discusses Daylight Robbery: How Tax Shaped Our Past and Will Change Our Future
- “No way could I resist a day in the Library of Alexandria. I would go straight to the book, On the Ocean, written by Pytheas.” – Author Barry Cunliffe discusses The Scythians: Nomad Warriors of the Steppe
- “Sheep breeds are like vernacular buildings, each region has its own unique sheep with their own unique traits.” – Author Sally Coulthard discusses A Short History of the World According to Sheep
- “I don’t eat eel. That’s a principle. I don’t think you should hunt and eat endangered animals.” – Author Patrik Svensson discusses Ålevangeliet
- Has the body of Richard III been found? “Not proven.” – Author Michael Hicks discusses Richard III, The Self-Made King
- Interview: Homage to Paco de Lucia by Daniel Martinez (Online)