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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Art of Believing – Flamenco

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…Art of Believing – Flamenco. Your pitch:     Experience truly authentic Flamenco music & dance with Daniel Martinez’s powerful and exciting show. Joining Daniel we have exceptional flamenco guitarists, singers, a ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Sara Fay George of Last Life: A Shakespeare Play

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 Sara Fay George of Last Life: A Shakespeare Play. Your pitch:   A striking assemblage of Shakespeare's words, revealing the evolution of a relationship: innocent inception, rejection, betrayal, anguish, despondency and ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…From the company that brought you SiX comes…Rust

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… Rust. Your pitch:     The company that brought you SiX presents a life-affirming new musical. Based on personal experiences, Rust follows Evie in a rehab centre after a mental health ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo

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… Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo. Your pitch:     Australian immersive theatre company Erth marks its Fringe debut with a widely acclaimed show, taking young minds into a new dimension of performance art. ...

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Avenue Q – Theatre Royal, Nottingham

Book: Jeff Whitty Music and Lyrics: Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx Director: Cressida Carré Reviewer: Dave Smith Avenue Q, which first saw the light of day in 2003, has became notorious as the show with Sesame Street style puppets who swear a lot, have sex and sing songs like Everyone’s a Little Bit Racist and The Internet Is for Porn. Like Sesame ...

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Hair the Musical – Milton Keynes Theatre

Book and Lyrics: Gerome Ragni and James Rado Music: Galt McDermot Director: Jonathan O’Boyle Reviewer: Maggie Constable Some 52 years after Hair the Musical first shocked and delighted audiences in equal measure, the 50th-anniversary tour arrives in Milton Keynes. Time to let your hair down, relive those halcyon days and sing/dance along to anthemic numbers such as Aquarius and Good ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Umbrella Man

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…Umbrella Man. Your pitch:     Umbrella Man is a Scottish spoken-word story about a man who tries to prove the Earth is flat. Imagine if Phoebe Waller-Bridge tried to write the ...

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