Table 23 (3 stars)

This article is from 2008.

A young man, who has turned his back on his family to write a novel, returns home after his sister's death to wind up the family restaurant. Contrasting with this apparently downbeat narrative is a performance style that incorporates physical comedy and clowning. At times the story and techniques get in each other's way, but the company is to be admired for its abundant energy.

Gilded Balloon Teviot, 668 1633, until 25 Aug, 1.45pm, £8.50–£9.50 (£7.50–£8.50).

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