Friday 10 August 2012 | By

ED2012 Theatre Review: Sealand (The Alchemist)

ED2012 5/5 Reviews ED2012 Theatre Reviews

Refreshingly relevant to the problems encountered within society, ‘Sealand’ explores the notion that it’s possible to start again and build a Utopia. Leaving behind ‘Broken Britain’, Ted, his son and another family build a revolutionary country in the middle of the ocean. In this accomplished production the acting is strong and emotionally complex, while the set is dynamic and makes the most of a platform and a lower level, therefore scene changes are engaging to watch. ‘Sealand’ is an imaginative concept which explores the obsession with creating a better life when humans are essentially flawed… evolving gradually into a chilling and emotionally riveting tale which grabs you when you least expect it.

Zoo, 4-27 Aug, 5.15pm.
tw rating 5/5 | [Khristine Gallagher]

OR READ MORE ABOUT: |

  • TW Podcast at the Edinburgh Festival 30.07.15
  • Lloyd Griffith: I love cathedrals
  • Art Festival to visualise ‘The Improbable City’
  • Three To See ED2015: Something A Bit Classical
  • Linda Cattaneo: Cranking up the Discoteque Machine
  • Three To See ED2015: New Musicals
  • Poetry Corner #02: by Jennie Benton Smith (Class 10B)
  •