WINNER Scottish Daily Mail Award 2016
WINNER Eddies Awards 2016
"What really elevates this production, as it travels towards its gut punch of a destination, is its realistic rendering of the bundle of concern, guilt and frustration that mental illness drops like a ticking time bomb into people's lives." - Tom Wicker
Arts Award Voice
"Empty Beds is captivating from the very beginning...It has been a while since I saw a show that left me speechless, but Empty Beds delivered this with ease." - Jo Nead
The Scottish Daily Mail
"In this winner of the 2016 Scottish Daily Mail Drama Award, set up five years ago to encourage new Julia Cranney, Matilda Tucker and Carys Wright all turn in sterling performances as the sisters."
- Alan Chadwick
"Cranney’s writing , along with superb acting by Matilda Tucker, Carys Wright and Cranney herself, deftly captures the dynamics of sisterly relationships, veering from light-hearted teasing to seriously wounding recriminations." - Hannah Greenstreet
Views From The Gods
"Moments is a simple but well-executed production. Cranney is certainly a talent to look out for, both as an actor and, perhaps even more so, as a writer. It will be interesting to see what she does next."