The Woman and the Canvas 2018 - Reviews

13th August 2018

From 3-11 August 2018, Fourth Monkey and Theatre Re presented The Woman and the Canvas at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. A story of a young woman who struggles to paint, this ensemble-led piece of physical theatre has garnered 5 star reviews from multiple publications.

The Woman and the Canvas is exquisitely formed and perfectly executed, a fitting tribute to the companies involved, as well as a meditation on art that can be felt by anyone who has felt the trembling terror of a blank page.’

British Theatre Guide

‘A masterpiece.’

Edinburgh Guide

‘The Woman and the Canvas is a good example of how student performers can flourish in a devising process led by an experienced director…polished and captivating.’

Total Theatre

Most audience members can scarcely believe their eyes.’


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