Theatre review: The Broons



First, a health warning. This new musical based on DC Thomson’s legendary Broons comic strip – created by touring company Sell A Door with playwright Rob Drummond and director Andrew Panton – represents the kind of deliberate, no-holds-barred car crash of popular Scottish culture that should probably be avoided by Scots of a nervous disposition, whatever their tastes. On a set by Becky Minto that never attempts a literal representation of their famous tenement home at 32 Glebe Street, these 21st-century Broons sprawl around on furniture made up of the giant bright-red letters of their own... read more

 
3 October 2016 in Lifestyle, Views: 57
Source: Scotsman
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