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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Micky Overman on Role Model

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 Micky Overman on her show Role Model. This show chronicles my relationships with my ex-boyfriends, my family, and the teenage girl I nanny for. It's basically a bunch of pretty dumb ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Lolly Jones on Fifty Shades of May

woman dressed as theresa may in stockings and suspenders

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 Lolly Jones. A comedy burlesque show about Theresa May. See her revelling in fields of wheat and revisiting THAT conference in bondage gear.  Is it the PM or her Tory backbenchers who ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Nick Revell on his show BrokenDreamCatcher

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 British comedy legend Nick Revell. At pop-up cocktail bar on North London Fatberg, chilling. (ayahuasca margaritas - mm!) Get urgent summons to Berlin, to resolve crisis ensuing when Valdimir Putin’s buttocks ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Let’s Be Frank!

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 Let's Be Frank!  Set in Frank Sinatra’s twilight years, we answer some interesting questions about Frank’s colourful, chequered life, from his association with the Kennedys, to his fight for racial equality ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Maisie Adam

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 Maisie Adam. This is a show about experiencing the recklessness of youth whilst being diagnosed with Epilepsy. It begins 10 years ago and takes you through hilarious stories of all the ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Ross Brierley

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 Ross Brierley. Hi. My name is Ross Brierley. I’m a comedian and professional gambler, a ridiculous and unique combo. My debut hour, Accumulator, tells you all you need to know about ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Charmian Hughes on her show Bra Trek

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 Charmian Hughes on her show Bra Trek. Life is like a bra, you want it comfy, exciting and to fit. But who taught us our place in life? Nice mum? Mean ...

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