The Beta Males (4 stars)

This article is from 2011

The Beta Males

Good scripting and coming timing from the funny foursome

A stonking show this one as a slick quartet channel the Dutch Elm Conservatoire for a rollercoaster of a journey on the sinister train, Olympus. Skulduggery is afoot with a cast including four manic businessmen, Stephen Byers and the Titanic love duo. A quality script merges with wonderful comic timing. All aboard.

Pleasance Dome, 556 6550, until 29 Aug, 4.20pm, £10–£11 (£8.50–£9.50)

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