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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Comedy show Best in Class

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With time being precious during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe we challenged this year’s acts to deliver a 50-word elevator pitch for their show. This time it’s the turn of comedy show Best In Class. Best in Class is a crowd funded, profit sharing show that champions the talent of working class comedians. Working class visibility at the Fringe is not ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: All Killing Aside

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With time being precious during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe we challenged this year’s acts to deliver a 50-word elevator pitch for their show. This time it’s the turn of All Killing Aside… The show is about love, philosophy, and not murdering. It's about truth, kindness, and hallucinogenic plant medicines that reveal the underlying spirit we share. It's comedy. Super fun ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Evelyn Mok – Bubble Butt

With time being precious during the Edinburgh Festival Fringe we challenged this year’s acts to deliver a 50-word elevator pitch for their show. This time it’s the turn of Evelyn Mok on her show Bubble Butt. After an eventful year, Evelyn is feeling the paradigm shift and trying to figure out her place in this brave new world. In this ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Do the Thing: The Two Man Made-Up Musical – The Warren: Theatre Box

Creators: Simon Plotkin, Tim Meredith and Calum Anderson Reviewer: Simon Topping Speeding onto the stage dressed all in black, like a hirsute Johnny Cash tribute, come the cheery improv comedy duo, Do the Thing (Simon Plotkin and Tim Meredith)accompanied by their mysterious musical friend (Calum Anderson), who does not speak but wields an acoustic guitar, ready to play. After some light crowd banter ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Margo and Mr Whatsit – The Warren: The Hat

Creators: PaddleBoat Theatre Reviewer: Simon Topping As we enter the venue Sophia (Katy Dash) greets us to solemnly explain that Mr Whatsit (Michael Smith) is dead, pointing to the bearded mischief-maker that lays flat on the beautifully crafted cabin bed in front of us.  However Mr Whatsit (Sophia’s inseparable imaginary friend) does not easily comply to this bequest, sitting up ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Arr We There Yet? – Spiegeltent: Bosco

Creators: Head First Acrobats Reviewer: Simon Topping Bounding on to stage comes the captain and his two merry shipmates, both of whom feel they have a claim to be the ship’s head man. Arguing, scuffling and high-quality clowning opens what is to be 45-minutes of beguiling and wowing entertainment; leaving kids and adults alike in fits of laughter and amazed. ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: Don’t Worry Be Yoncé (XS edition)

Back once again by popular demand for 2018, our Brighton Bites Q&As offer an, occasionally witty - often hilarious, insight into the acts donning their flip-flops and shades (or high-heels and lippy) to join the line-up of England's largest arts festival, Brighton Fringe. With 2017 boasting almost 1000 events across 160+ venues and 2018 promising more than 300+ free events ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: The Fabulous Bäckström Brothers

Back once again by popular demand for 2018, our Brighton Bites Q&As offer an, occasionally witty - often hilarious, insight into the acts donning their flip-flops and shades (or high-heels and lippy) to join the line-up of England's largest arts festival, Brighton Fringe. With 2017 boasting almost 1000 events across 160+ venues and 2018 promising more than 300+ free events ...

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