Back by popular demand for 2017, our Brighton Bites series offer short, witty and slightly tongue-in-cheek insights into shows performing at England’s largest arts festival. Hopefully, they will whet your appetite to try something new at this year’s Brighton Fringe.
Here, Different Theatre tells us about their show, So You Say, which they’ll be performing at Sweet Dukebox.
How would you describe your show in one sentence?
What happens when ex-lovers meet again after 15 years?
Why Brighton Fringe for this show?
We are Brighton based and love being part of this vibrant city and its festival
How have you been preparing for Brighton Fringe?
This is new work so we’ve been developing and rehearsing it since February
What do you think sets your show apart from all the other festival offerings?
Set in one fast-paced 50 minute Act, So You Say echoes the idea of shared and divergent memories, using direct address, reflective monologue, and flashback dialogue.
It is a fast-paced emotional rollercoaster through the past and the present – funny, shocking and bittersweet.
What’s the show that you don’t want to miss at this year’s Brighton Fringe (apart from your own)?
What’s the best bit of advice you’ve ever been given for performing at a Fringe Festival?
Get some sleep ;)
If your show was a flavour of ice cream being sold on Brighton Pier, what would it be?
So You Say runs at Brighton Fringe 5-7 & 11-14 May 2017
For more information visit www.brightonfringe.org
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