Midsummer eve dating review
This play with music works on a number of different levels, as love story, Edinburgh guide, drama and beneath-the-surface philosophical treatise considering the middle-class, thirty-something experience today.
Greig, who also directs, and his folk-influenced songster Gordon Mc Intyre are very well served by two excellent performers, Cora Bissett and Matthew Pidgeon.
What a tumultuous week it’s been in supposedly sleepy Midsomer.Had I thought before speaking, I would have realized that between her aching shoulder and the maelstrom of confused feelings she still had to sort out about us, the last thing she would want to do was share a room with anyone, much less with me.Where horses had once been rubbed down and re-shod, the courtyard was now filled with a stately formal garden, with flag stone-paved paths bordered by precisely-trimmed hedges meeting at an ornately carved marble fountain in the exact center of the space.Midsomer, he said, represented the “last bastion of Englishness” and, as such, “we just don’t have ethnic minorities involved.Because it wouldn’t be the English village with them. Suddenly we might be in Slough.” Depending on your point of view, True-May’s comments were ill-judged, racist or somewhere in between.