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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Dead Equal

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…Dead Equal. Your pitch:     A new all female opera tells the forgotten true story of Flora Sandes, a frontline hero in WWI. Flora and fellow nurse Emily Simmonds travel to Serbia ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…And The Birds Did Sing

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…And The Birds Did Sing. Your pitch:     A woman remembers a girl who knew a woman who listened to the birds. Inspired by the depth of feeling in tiny moments ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Monica: This Play is Not About Monica Lewinsky

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…Monica: This Play is Not About Monica Lewinsky. Your pitch:     Sex. Scandal. Secrets. This world premiere drama unfolds through conversations and encounters between a woman called (for the sake of ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…The John Rowe Show

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…The John Rowe Show. Your pitch:     Aussie singer, producer, talent coach and TV star John Rowe hosts this fabulously fun musical chat show. Not so carefully treading that fine line ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Mandy Muden

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…Mandy Muden. Your pitch:     Multi-award-winning comedian and magician Mandy Muden brings a brand-new show packed with mind blowing magic and camp comedy. Widely known for her sensational appearances on Britain's ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Ane City

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 Ane City. Your pitch:     A quirky, coming of age story, combining Scots language, poetry, song and comedy. Tay returns to her hometown of Dundee for a summer of relaxation, ...

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The Girl on the Train – Yvonne Arnaud, Guildford

Writer: Paula Hawkins Adaptors: Rachel Wagstaff and Duncan Abel Director: Anthony Banks Reviewer: Alice Fowler No one travels by train without gazing into the backs of houses, wondering about the lives of those who live there. From this universal voyeuristic instinct, Paula Hawkins created her 2015 publishing sensation, The Girl on the Train; swiftly adapted as a successful film, starring ...

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