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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Collapse – Sweet St Andrew’s Church

Writers and Performers: Karlijn Hamer and Mathijs de Valk Reviewer: Glen Pearce One has to pity poor Cassandra. Given prophetic powers and foretelling the destruction of her beloved Troy she was ignored. Gifted with the knowledge to save her city but unable to drove her mad. It’s a madness captured vividly in Karlijn Hamer and Mathijs de Valk’s musical duet, ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Mano A Mano – Junkyard Dogs

Writers and performers: Quintijn Relouw & Aleksej Ovsiannikov Director: Fried Mertens Reviewer: Glen Pearce Who says language defines our sense of enjoyment in theatre? Truly powerful theatre transcends national boundaries. As Brighton Fringes's mini festival within a festival - the Dutch Season -  shows, language is no barrier. So it proves with Amsterdam Fringe Award winners Mr.Saiqo and their world ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: I Will Carry You Over Hard Times – Sweet St Andrews

I will carry you over hard times

Composer and Director: Falk Hübner Performer: Maarten Zaagman Reviewer: Glen Pearce Years ago Top Of The Pops became notorious for bands, increasingly obviously, miming along to songs. As you head into I Will Carry You Over Hard Times, Falk Hübner &  Maarten Zaagman’s contribution to Brighton Fringe’s Dutch Season, it is a thought that is hard to excise from your ...

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INTERVIEW: Aukje Verhoog – Amsterdam Fringe to Brighton Fringe

Aukje Verhoog

Brighton Fringe has always had an international feel to it, with performers from across the world bringing their work to the Sussex coast. This year though sees 14 UK premieres taking place in Brighton from The Netherlands. In a partnership between Brighton Fringe and The Amsterdam Fringe, The Dutch Season offers a chance to view some of the very best ...

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NEWS: Dutch Season of 14 UK Premieres for Brighton Fringe

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Brighton Fringe-goers will be saying Welkom! this May, as a season of 14 UK premieres from The Netherlands are announced for this year's festival. Organisers are giving UK audience the chance to view some of the most exciting and challenging work to come out of The Netherlands over the past five years. Shows include Macho Macho, winner of the Dioraphte Best ...

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