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Edinburgh Review: Elsa

Edinburgh Review: Elsa

Isobel Rogers, a guitar and an evocative acoustic feel – it’s like a chilled-out coffee shop performance. Elsa actually is a barista, a waif-like character that passes through life and picks up on the gossip of her customers as she takes their orders and eavesdrops on their first world problems. Like her, Rogers has a quiet confidence – humble and softly spoken, instantly endearing. But this is a talented performer with a concrete grasp of rhythm and metre, a singer who puts a lens to a story and transforms its normality into an extraordinarily spun web of wonder. Elsa is the plain-speaking alter ego, delivering a set that overflows with passionate passive-aggression.

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Edinburgh Festival Spotlight: Elsa

Edinburgh Festival Spotlight: Elsa

To find out more about Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 and the spotlights, please see the introductory article.


Next up in our Spotlight feature is Elsa, which plays Edinburgh Festival from 3 – 27 August 2017. I caught up with writer and actor Isobel Rogers:

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