‘Old Stock’ a big hit in Edinburgh

Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story just wrapped up its run at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe at CanadaHub’s King’s Hall in association with Aurora Nova, winning multiple awards and garnering four and five-star reviews across the board. Thanks to our partners at CanadaHub and Aurora Nova, the Canada Council for the Arts, the Province of Nova Scotia, and our Export Sponsor, the Halifax Port Authority for helping make this tour possible.

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Here’s what the reviewers had to say:

WINNER: HERALD ANGEL AWARD
★★★★★  “Christian Barry’s production for the Nova Scotia based 2b Theatre Company is a joy […]a thing of raw and unmissable beauty”
-Herald Scotland

WINNER: SCOTSMAN FRINGE FIRST AWARD
★★★★
“…the Old Stock experience becomes irresistible, borne along on a tide of brilliant klezmer music and original song that links us to an old world, and helps us to live joyfully in a new one.”
-Joyce McMillan, The Scotsman

THE GUARDIAN’S TOP RECOMMENDED SHOWS 2017 Edinburgh Fringe
“a hugely engaging experience”
-Lyn Gardner, The Guardian

SHORTLIST: Musical Theatre Review’s Best Musical Award
★★★★★  “The music, the vocal performances and musicianship are all excellent here – emotionally engaging, visually stunning and at 80 minutes leaves us still wanting more.”
-Musical Theatre Review

★★★★★
“this is an important play executed with breath-taking brilliance”
-Gillian Bain, Broadway Baby

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