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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: Bummer and Lazarus – The Warren: Theatre Box

Creators: Big Egg Theatre Reviewer: Simon Topping One of the more unusual stories based on truth in this year’s Fringe is of Bummer and Lazarus, a tale of two dogs; revered rat-catching dogs of  San Francisco in the 1860’s. As the play begins the dogs appear trapped in a room from which there is no escape. Choosing to use minimal props and human ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: The Establishment: Eton Mess – The Warren Theatre Box

Two men in bowler hats

Performers: Dan Lees and Neil Frost Reviewer: Glen Pearce Regardless of which side you were on, the Brexit referendum ended up creating some heightened views of what it exactly means to be British. Many arguments were raged over so-called 'British traditional values' many of which in practice never actually existed. Now comedians Dan Lees and Neil Frost offer us a ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: Terianne Falcone aka The Divine Miss T- Good Grief: Stories at 207 West 88th Street

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, Terianne Falcone (aka The Divine Miss T) tells us about her show, Good Grief: Stories at 207 West 88th Street, which ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: Velvet Trumpet – Rubber Ring

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, Velvet Trumpet's James McDermott tells us about his show, Rubber Ring, which he'll be performing at The Warren: Theatre Box. How would ...

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OPINION: Lunch Time Before Crunch Time

The venues may have been returned to their normal, year-round, use. The flyers all handed out and the performers enjoying a post-festival relax but the impact of Brighton Fringe still rolls on. The naughty boys behind Brighton Fringe hit Thunderflop, Zach Zucker, Viggo Venn and Jonny Woolley, finally put pen to paper to share their experience of their first visit ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: Paul Carroll – Forty Shades of Strawberry Blonde

Our Brighton Bites series offers short, witty and slightly tongue-in-cheek insights into the offerings at England’s largest arts festival. Paul Carroll tells us about his show,FortyShades of Strawberry Blonde, which he's bringing to The Warren's Theatre Box. How would you describe your show in one sentence? I bring my absurd and often downright nasty characters to life in this one-hour ...

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