Friday, December 6, 2019

A Long Way Down at Brighton Fringe – review

Ben Norris reviews A Long Way Down, as it comes to Brighton Fringe 2019
Proudly lo-fi, the second outing from DOGMA theatre productions is a touching, intimate portrayal of confused identity and the difficulties we face in accepting...

Totally Wired at Brighton Fringe – review

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Totally Wired may not be for you if you aren’t passionate about music, and if you dislike electronic music, you probably won’t enjoy its...

Cards Against Humanity: The Shame Show at Brighton Fringe – review

Matthew Mulvay reviews the hilarious Cards Against Humanity: The Shame Show, as it comes to Brighton Fringe
Back by popular demand after a sold out run at Brighton Fringe 2018, Cards Against Humanity, The Shame Show returned to the city this...

Al Lubel at Brighton Fringe 2019 – review

Logan MacLeod reviews American stand-up Al Lubel, as he comes to Brighton Fringe 2019
A man sat outside the Artista Cafe, drinking and taking in the sea views he was peaceful and ponderous like the evening's atmosphere. If...

Railed at Brighton Fringe – review

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It’s Magic Mike meets Clint Eastwood in this acrobatic adventure presented by Head First Acrobats - the Aussie kings of narrative circus. Set somewhere in...

BN1 recommends… Week 1 at Brighton Fringe

As we enter the most eagerly awaited month on Brighton's cultural calendar, Brighton Fringe kicks off today for a month of otherworldly shows. We...

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....

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...

Mitch Benn: Doing It On Purpose at Brighton Fringe – review

Hannah Deakin reviews Mitch’s Benn: Doing It On Purpose as ot comes to Brighton Fringe 2019
It’s very easy these days to descend into a political rant and talk about saving the world. What isn’t so easy is to make what...

2100: A Space Novelty at Brighton Fringe – review

Nammie Matthews checks out the brilliant 2100: A Space Novelty as it comes to Brighton Fringe 2019
Floating in a spaceship somewhere in the big black void, our hapless human thinks he’s alone. His ship, Jane, tells him there’s a 0.0000008%...

Stealth Aspies at Brighton Fringe – review

Pointedly introduced in the third-person – ‘This is Thomas’ – ‘This is Rebecca’ – ‘This is Hannah’ –Stealth Aspies punctuated their performance with verbatim...