Thursday, October 17, 2019

Theatre show takes introspection to a new level

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Chris Pine, Green Ginger’s artistic director and performer, has managed to squeeze me into his very busy schedule. As the award-winning performance company perfect...

A Pair of Pantos brings inclusive Christmas theatre to Brighton this...

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The pantomime is a staple of British festive entertainment. Unfortunately, during the last 50 years, it’s become increasingly stale and irrelevant. Matters haven’t always...

Emma Morton & The Graces head to Brighton Fringe

Scottish singer-songwriter Emma Morton is making a big impact throughout the European music scene. She’s enjoyed a Top three hit in the Italian charts,...

The Reincarnation of Trim Tab Jim – Rock Opera

I have had the good fortune this evening of attending the opening night of this rock-opera by composer/singer James Mannion. As a live musician...

Game of Thrones actor joins Brighton Festival show

Among the most sought-after and exciting European theatre directors, Calixto Bieito is bringing a new production to Brighton Festival that explores the tempestuous relationship between hedonism,...

BN1 chats to… Austentatious

austentatious interview
Imagine having to act out an entirely improvised comedy play, constructed from a title from the audience, whilst in the style of a Jane...

The House on Cold Hill comes to Theatre Royal

Best-selling Brighton-born author Peter James is back with a new adaptation of his modern-day thriller The House on Cold Hill. The show features former...

Eastenders’ Lisa Hammond returns to the stage with two-woman comedy/theatre show

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For many contemporary actors, theatre is their home - it’s where many start their careers; a place where they feel most comfortable. Actor and...

NoFit State – Lexicon review

It’s been a few years since NoFit State stormed Brighton with Bianco, a show deconstructing modern circus and endowing it with a true sense...

Trope with Salena Godden and others come to The Basement

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Brighton Dome’s incredible spoken word showcase returns to The Basement on Fri 22 March. Once again, it’ll feature top UK artists, local musicians, a...

Handmade Mysteries ‘Lady Chastity’s Reserve’ Review

On an unassuming ‘hump-day’, myself and a few of my colleagues found ourselves standing at the back of The Black Lion in The Lanes,...

FESTIVAL REVIEW: A Change is Gonna Come

All of them virtuoso talents, the Change is Gonna Come supergroup were never less than dazzling, technically speaking. The reason for the evening’s hot-then-cold...