Liam Blain

Liam is from Edinburgh and has just completed a BA in Drama and Theatre Studies at Royal Holloway, University of London. As well as writing for a number of other publications he is the Artistic Director of theatre Company Out of Town Productions specialising in contemporary issue based theatre. Liam's theatrical interests range from west-end musicals all the way to small contemporary fringe performances.

Liam was awarded a Special Commendation for his 2014 Edinburgh Festival Fringe Reviews as part of the Allen Wright Award for young theatre journalists. 

See more of his work at http://theblainreaction.wordpress.com/

Latest reviews

Hannah Norris, Underbelly Productions

Cut ***

(Underbelly Productions at Underbelly Med Quad).
Reviewer: Liam Blain

The Mindspace, Re:Conception Theatre

The Mindspace *

(Re:Conception Theatre at Lauriston Halls).
Reviewer: Liam Blain

Ordinary Days *

Adam Gwon (Gone Rogue Productions at C too).
Reviewer: Liam Blain

Labels *****

(Worklight at Pleasance Courtyard).
Reviewer: Liam Blain

Meet Fred ****

(Hijinx Theatre at Summerhall).
Reviewer: Liam Blain

Electric Eden ***

(Not Too Tame at Pleasance Pop-Up: The Club).
Reviewer: Liam Blain

9 to 5 ****

Music and lyrics by Dolly Parton and book by Patricia Resnic (The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland at Assembly Hall).
Reviewer: Liam Blain