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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with…Colin Leggo

In one sentence tell us about your show. Last year I lost a leg, met some weirdos along the way and wrote a show about it which is hopefully uplifting, life affirming and gloriously silly. What made you decide to bring a show this year? I’ve had a rollercoaster of a ride with my leg over the past decade and ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with…The Eulogy of Toby Peach

In one sentence tell us about your show. Experience a young man's journey with cancer in this honest, fascinating and inspiring exploration of modern science and the human body; a show that reflects on mortality and a celebration of life. What made you decide to bring a show this year? The Eulogy has been in development for nearly 2 years ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with…Cressida Brown – Walking The Tightrope

In one sentence tell us about your show. Eight explosive short plays exploring freedom of expression by celebrated writers including Caryl Churchill, Mark Ravenhill and Timberlake Wertenbaker. What made you decide to bring a show this year? Offstage's urgent desire to have a fearless conversation about the complexities of art censorship, following the boycott incidents at the previous Fringe. Any ...

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MANC MINI: The Stars are Made of Concrete

How would you describe your show in one sentence? A drama that takes us on a journey with the people affected by austerity and how they try to carry on with grace, humour… and ladyboys. Is this your first visit to the Greater Manchester Fringe Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? No, ...

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MANC MINI: Climbing Uphill

How would you describe your show in one sentence? A concert in which three music-college graduates attempt to explain their "challenging" professional lives using songs from Broadway musicals. Is this your first visit to the Greater Manchester Fringe Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? It is indeed! We're very excited - the ...

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FIVE FAST FRINGE QUESTIONS with DugOut Theatre

In one sentence tell us about your show. It's a comedy play with live music about a pub quiz team who pull off a casino heist. What made you decide to bring a show this year? DugOut have been to the Fringe for the last five years - we love it! We’ve built a small following and wouldn't think about ...

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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Ali Ray

How would you describe your show in one sentence? A Campers Cooking Demo in Custard (my yellow campervan), served up with some tasty travel tales from my book - Pitch Up, Eat Local. Is this your first visit to the Latitude Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? Yes, it’s my first time. ...

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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Home Live Art Exchange

How would you describe your show in one sentence? The Home Live Art Exchange is a playful programme of happenings, interactions and games curated around the theme of Exchange between live art artists and festival goers. How important is it for festivals such as Latitude to have arts programming alongside the music acts? The great thing about Latitude is that ...

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