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4* Herald review for Siddhartha

‘Very good indeed… ultimately great fun.’ Read the full review from The Herald here.

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4* for Siddhartha

‘An instant crowd pleaser’ – read the full review at The Stage

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Yet another 4* review for Siddhartha

‘A stunningly mesmerising spectacle’ – Read the full review at ThreeWeeks.

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Another 4* review for Siddhartha

‘You will love it’ – Read the full Broadway Baby review here.

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4* for Siddhartha, The Musical

‘A spectacular show that will leave you beaming as you leave the theatre.’ Read the full Edinburgh Evening News review here.

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5* for Siddhartha, The Musical

‘The standing ovation given at the end was thoroughly deserved; few musicals in the Festival will have this wide a range of vocal and aesthetic talent on show. A must see.’ – Read the full review at Edfestmag.com

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Michael Nouri meditates on Siddhartha and peace of mind

Hollywood actor Michael Nouri plays the English-speaking narrator alongside an Italian company in Siddhartha, The Musical. He explains the importance of peace and meditation, key messages in the musical, in his own life.

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Michael Nouri on Edinburgh, weather and busking

Hollywood actor Michael Nouri (NCIS, Damages, Flashdance), who plays the English-speaking narrator alongside an Italian company in Siddhartha, The Musical, is thrilled to visit rainy Edinburgh for the first time. Next stop, the wet West End?

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Seven ways Siddhartha, The Musical is making history

Siddhartha, the Musical is a truly unique project. There are so many firsts relating to the production, it’s hard to decide what to tell you about first. Here are just some of the ways that, when you buy your ticket to see this show, you’re buying into a bit of theatrical history.

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Michael Nouri on freedom versus captivity and being a citizen of the world

Hollywood actor Michael Nouri plays the English-speaking narrator alongside an Italian company in Siddhartha, The Musical. He is not surprised that this Buddhist musical was created by Mafia lifers in Italy’s toughest maximum security prison.

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All our Edfringe shows 241 today and tomorrow!

All of our shows are participating in the Fringe 241 ticket promotion on Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th August, so you can see even more shows for even less money both today and tomorrow! Why not use this opportunity to complete the #FHChallenge?

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4* from List for Siddhartha

“Utterly mesmerising. Incredibly enjoyable.” The List loved Siddhartha – read their full review here.

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Meditation’s all you need

‘Siddhartha really provides a positive experience and message for our time.’ – Check out this interview with Simone Genatt at Edfestmag.com about her latest production Siddhartha, The Musical.

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My Festival Highlights Challenge – Day Two

Day Two of my #FHChallenge starts an interview with Hollywood actor Michael Nouri, who is playing the English-speaking narrator in the Italian production of Siddhartha, The Musical.

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Are you up for the Festival Highlights challenge?

For the past 12 years, Festival Highlights has presented some of the most popular and acclaimed shows on the Fringe. For 2014, we’ve handpicked nine we think you’ll love. To encourage you to see them all – and share your views on them – we’ve launched the Festival Highlights Challenge (#FHChallenge)!

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Big Herald feature on Siddhartha, The Musical

Neil Cooper, the theatre critic of The Herald, visited Milan to see a workshop of Siddhartha, The Musical and to meet some of the prisoners involved in the creation of the original production. Read his fascinating full feature here.

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