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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Last Night at the Circus – The Warren: Theatre Box 

Creator: Jane Postlethwaite Reviewer: Simon Topping As Last Night of the Circus begins the audience are treated to some fabulous images of vintage circus performers, leading us to wonder what the enigmatic title of the show could mean we are about to witness. Just as this thought passes through the mind Jane Postlethwaite happily appears spotlit on stage, bedecked in ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Obitchuary – The Warren: Theatre Box 

Creators: Yes Mama! Comedy  Reviewer: Simon Topping Cara Dawson and Alex Nash are dead.  We are welcomed to their funeral service with delicious quiche snacks and a rousing rendition of I Don't Feel like Dancing by the Scissor Sisters.  But are they really dead? This is what the audience are about to find out in this engaging one-hour comedy duo ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE:  Marie – The Warren, Theatre Box

Creators: House of Mirth Reviewer: Simon Topping Liz, the Landlady of the Prince Arthur, is hosting their regular theme night.  There are two rules to the evening, the first being that the person you choose must be dead and secondly you have to be dressed up to get in. Elsewhere in London, a young Scottish woman (Marie) steps off a ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: The Love of Stationery – The Warren Theatre Box

Reviewer: Simon Topping As the lights hit the stage, we are introduced to a very odd individual. A woman, prepared for any eventuality, stands before us with a cycle helmet on (just in case a gargoyle falls on her head), a vacuum cleaner (called Henry) in her hands, a toilet roll belt round her waist and mounds of sugar in ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: Gina George – Thelma

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, Gina George tells us about her show, Thelma, which she'll be performing at The Warren Theatre Box.   How ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: Bryony Twydle: Twaddle

Bryony Twaddle

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, Bryony Twydle tells us about her show, Twaddle, which she'll be performing at The Warren's Theatre Box. How would ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: Blue Heart Theatre – Couples+Pairs

Couples+Pairs

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, Blue Heart Theatre tell us about their show, Couples+Pairs, which they’ll be performing at The Warren Theatre Box.   ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Thunderflop – The Warren

Writers and Performers: Zach Zucker &Viggo Venn Director: Jonny Woolley Reviewer: Glen Pearce There have been some fine comic duos over the year’s – Laurel and Hardy, French and Saunders, Morecambe and Wise – but there’s never been any quite as zany as Zach and Viggo. Clad in spandex unitards, Zach Zucker and Viggo Venn (who bear a passing likeness ...

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