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The Oxford Revue: Hello You – Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Writer: The Oxford Revue Reviewer: Fergus Morgan The Oxford Revue’s 2015 Edinburgh Fringe show was among the funniest hours you could spend at the festival. It was surprising, intelligent, cohesive, polished and hilarious. Their 2016 effort,Hello You, starring Georgia Bruce and Jack Chisnall, is almost as good. But not quite. “We’re not really comedians”, the pair confess at one point, ...

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Cold/Warm – Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh

Writer: Florence Read Director: James Watt Reviewer: Fergus Morgan As broadsheet newspapers constantly remind us post-Brexit, there are swathes of British society left behind by the establishment.Cold/Warm, a new play by Florence Read, presents a portrait of one such forgotten man. Ieuan Perkins plays a young, track-suited tenant of a crumbling block of council flats, suffering from a debilitating mental ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with Fat Content Theatre Company

With over 3000 shows at the world's biggest arts festival, here at The ReviewsHub,we want to make the job of choosing your Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows that little bit easier. So here’s Fat Content Theatre Company answering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. Skin of the Teeth is a poetic and physical ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with Shôn Dale-Jones of The Duke

Shôn Dale-Jones in The Duke

With over 3000 shows at the world's biggest arts festival, here at The ReviewsHub,we want to make the job of choosing your Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows that little bit easier. So here’s Shôn Dale-Jones of The Duke answering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. It’s a free stand-up theatre sitting down storytelling ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with Des Bishop

With over 3000 shows at the world's biggest arts festival, here at The ReviewsHub,we want to make the job of choosing your Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows that little bit easier. So here’s Des Bishop answering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. My show is pure unadulterated nostalgia for entertainment purposes with some ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with Rory O’Hanlon

  With over 3000 shows at the world's biggest arts festival, here at The ReviewsHub,we want to make the job of choosing your Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows that little bit easier. So here’s Rory O'Hanlon answering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. My show is a light hearted show about discovering that ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with Tom Sandham from Thinking Drinkers

With over 3000 shows at the world's biggest arts festival, here at The ReviewsHub,we want to make the job of choosing your Edinburgh Festival Fringe shows that little bit easier. So here’s Tom Sandham from Thinking Drinkers answering our annual Five Fast Fringe Questions. In one sentence tell us about your show. A piece of comedy theatre where you taste ...

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Ben van der Velde: Barbarians – The White Horse, Edinburgh

Reviewer: R G Balgray Pzazz. That indefinable mix of pace, quality of material, energy, call it what you will, Ben van der Velde displays it in bucketloads. A packed back-room in the pub advertised as the oldest in Edinburgh was whisked through a routine covering many, many bases – and then some. His main schtick, though, is to tweak at ...

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