Glory on Earth

Linda MacLean

Venue: Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh
Company: Royal Lyceum Theatre Company
Director: David Greig
Designer: Karen Tennent

Photos: Drew Farrell

 
 

Press Quotes

the production looks and sounds a treat as Simon Wilkinson’s lighting dissects the space with rock’n’roll severity

Mark Fisher, The Guardian


The production is visually always compelling, with Karen Tennent’s stark staging brought to life by Simon Wilkinson’s evocative lighting design

Allan Radcliffe, The Times


Karen Tennent's cool, open design of Gothic arches, lit with glistening intensity by Simon Wilkinson

Thom Dibdin, The Stage

a breathtakingly beautiful stage pageant in black, white and richly-coloured light, whose style effortlessly bridges the centuries between then and now

Joyce MacMillan, The Scotsman


the technical side of the production is pretty much faultless. [...] helped greatly by Karen Tennent’s strikingly sparse set design and Simon Wilkinson’s penetrating lighting

Hugh Simpson, All Edinburgh Theatre


beautiful suggestions of arches from Karen Tennent matched by the bold, painterly lighting by Simon Wilkinson

Paul F Cockburn, Broadway Baby