Holly Williams is an arts and features writer for The Independent, The Independent Magazine and The Independent on Sunday.
Cutting Off Kate Bush, Gilded Balloon, Edinburgh, review: 'One-woman show lives up to its Kate expectations'
18 August 2014 07:10 PM
Didn’t nab a ticket for Kate Bush’s live shows? This one-woman piece might not exactly be a replacement, but it does make for a plucky, poignant tribute.
17 August 2014 04:07 PM
Edinburgh Festival 2014: Provides plenty to get your teeth into
17 August 2014 12:00 AM
This debut from Rufi Thorpe grips immediately, with the sharp compelling pressure of a friend grabbing your hand in pain. And that is what the novel is, in essence: a brilliantly written, probing, uneasy look at a damaged friendship between two women – and how such intense relationships are as much about how we define ourselves as they are about our love for, and struggle to understand, another human being.
15 August 2014 05:41 PM
Edinburgh Festival 2014: Rigg is terrifically good company
15 August 2014 05:35 PM
Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2014: A tale of coming to terms with grief
‘We didn’t plan a hit “abortion romcom” – it just happened’ .... Meet the women behind the provocative new movie ‘Obvious Child’
15 August 2014 04:08 PM
Clearly neither of these women see these types of films as guilty pleasures, but as some of the best entertainment the cinema can offer.
15 August 2014 12:11 PM
Edinburgh Festival 2014: This is just a game and taken nowhere
15 August 2014 12:04 PM
Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2014: A physically unabashed performance
15 August 2014 11:26 AM
Edinburgh Festival 2014: A perfect balance between conveying the struggles of life and celebrating all that is sweet in it
15 August 2014 11:21 AM
Edinburgh Festival 2014: Sutherland goes wide with his themes and stories
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Crisis? What crisis? A visiting US doctor gives the NHS a rave review
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Scottish Independence Referendum: Salmond described as 'arrogant, ambitious and dishonest' by Scottish women
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