Graeme Strachan

Edinburgh Reviewist

Graeme has an MA with honours in Ancient History and works as a freelance Writer. He began writing for British Theatre Guide in in the winter of 2005 and covers the Edinburgh Fringe Festival extensively on a yearly basis as well as reviewing plays during the year.

In addition to his work with British Theatre Guide, Graeme, moonlights as a restaurant critic for The Food & Drink Guide, as well as copy-editing manuscripts for Curiosity Quills Publishing.

He has also worked as a respected freelance Video Game Journalist & is one of the founding members of SquareGo Videogames Magazine, for which he worked as Editor-in-Chief.  An embracer of new technology, Graeme is active on his twitter account @The_Reviewist and can be found there, declaiming sonorous opinons about whatever crosses his mind.

Latest reviews


Equus ***

Peter Shaffer (The Rep Theatre Company at C).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan

The Rose and Crown,

The Rose and Crown ****

J B Priestley (Arbery Productions at theSpace on Niddry St).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan

About a Girl,

About a Girl ***

(Wellington College Drama Company at SpaceTriplex).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan

Abberline's Artifact,

Abberline's Artifact ***

(Jan Van Der Black and Penny Gkritzapi with Polymorph Theatre at SpaceTriplex).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan


Albatross ****

Matthew Spangler & Benjamin Evett (Michael Seiden and The Poets' Theatre at Paradise in Augustines).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan

Of Wardrobes and Rings,

Of Wardrobes and Rings ***

(Rising Image Productions at Greenside @ Nicolson Square).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan

Dead Wright,

Dead Wright ***

(Aireborne Theatre at Greenside @ Infirmary Street).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan