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

Kerri Clarence, Lunaria Ltd -


Craig Lucas (Edinburgh Graduate Theatre Group at Assembly Roxy).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan

Ian McDiarmid as Enoch Powell, Mihaela Bodlovic

What Shadows

Chris Hannan (Birmingham Repertory Theatre at Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan

The Cause of Thunder,

The Cause of Thunder ****

Chris Dolan (Fair Pley / Salt 'n' Sauce Promotions at New Town Theatre).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan

The Teeth of Haros,

The Teeth of Haros ****

(Cowards and Kings at Greenside @ Infirmary Street).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan


(FEAR) ***

(Mr and Mrs Clark at ZOO).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan

Dark Satanic,

Dark Satanic ****

Rob Johnston (Breathe Out Theatre at Greenside @ Infirmary Street).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan

The Bothy,

The Bothy *

(Lambs to the Slaughter Productions at Greenside @ Nicolson Square).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan



(Royal Court Theatre at Roundabout @ Summerhall).
Reviewer: Graeme Strachan