Sunday, August 25, 2019

Blue Planet III at Brighton Fringe – review

Nammie Matthews reviews Bright Buoy’s Blue Planet III, as it comes to Brighton Fringe 2019
If there was ever a time to make a show about plastic pollution in our seas, this would probably be it. Fortunately, cult clown collective...

Lachlan Werner’s What A Doll at Brighton Fringe – review

James Langley reviews Lachlan Werner’s skilful What A Doll, as it comes to Brighton Fringe 2019
Though many dismiss ventriloquism as a gimmick, the great strength of the art is in transforming a solo performer into an apparent double act. Young...

Euan at Brighton Fringe – review

Ben Norris reviews Euan - a dark, ridiculous and brazenly charming production at Brighton Fringe 2019
From this one simple question, the team at ChewBoy Productions proceed to tumble through an hour of confrontational absurdist comedy where nothing should be...

Shi*t Scripts: Bad Manors at Brighton Fringe – review

The Shi*t Scripts crew, amicably directed by Annie Harris, endeavour to realise a play scripted by Annie’s former beau ‘Zach’ when he was 15....

The Geminus comes to Rialto Theatre part of Brighton Fringe

The Geminus Brighton Fringe
Blue Devil Productions are taking a fresh look at a classic literary work for Brighton Fringe 2019, discovering if it might offer hidden or...

BN1 recommends… Week 4 at Brighton Fringe Festival

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There's still time to catch one of our recommended shows at this year's Fringe festival! Why not immerse yourself in a suspenseful romance with The...

Macbeth at Preston Old Church- Brighton Fringe review

Simon Murnau reviews This Is My Theatre’s Macbeth at Brighton’s Preston Old Church during its Brighton Fringe 2019 run
Part of This Is My Theatre’s modus operandi is to stage their adaptations of classical plays in ancient buildings, and this year the young,...

BN1 recommends… Week 3 at Brighton Fringe 2019

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By now, we hope you have enjoyed a drink or two at the new site for The Warren or an evening at Brighton Spiegeltent....

Brighton Festival presents… ‘My Left Right Foot’

My Left Right Foot 2019 Credit Mihaela Bodlovic
In portraying Irish writer and artist Christy Brown, Daniel Day-Lewis won an Academy Award and international acclaim. For Robert Softley Gale, seeing a man...

‘Shift’ show at Brighton Fringe reimagine classic circus show

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Clowns, ringmasters and lion tamers, these are just some of the things that come to mind when you think of Circus - right? Innovation...

Cooped: Brighton Festival

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Described as “A glorious bunch of idiots who like to make seriously ridiculous theatre” - artistic directors from Spymonkey Toby Park, Petra Massey, Aitor...

Crystalz Tavern comes to Brighton Fringe

This May, The Marlborough Theatre presents a tantalising transformation of the famously all-inclusive venue, curated and hosted by its co-director/founder Tarik Elmoutawakil. From Thursday...