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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Tim Clare

How would you describe your Latitude performance in one sentence? Basically I am going to shout in rhyme while being very anxious but you will like it. Is this your first visit to the Latitude Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? No, I’ve performed at every Latitude since the beginning. I am ...

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MANC MINI: The It’s Not Fair

How would you describe your show in one sentence? A fairground, storytelling, theatre experience from around the world of human trafficking! 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’s our first visit and we have no idea what to expect!?!! Any tips?! How ...

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MANC MINI: The Hideout

How would you describe your show in one sentence? Theseus and the Minotaur re imagined as a 1920's cabaret! Is this your first visit to the Greater Manchester Fringe Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? This is indeed our first visit to the GM Fringe Fest. So apparently we are in for ...

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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Figs In Wigs – Show Off

How would you describe your show in one sentence? A variety show with very little variety. Is this your first visit to the Latitude Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? This is our third visit to Latitude. We are expecting picnic hampers and Cath Kidston tents. How has the show developed on ...

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MANC MINI: Health Under Fire

How would you describe your show in one sentence? If the writers of Airplane/Naked Gun rewrote An Inspector Calls. Is this your first visit to the Greater Manchester Fringe Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? This is our first visit. I've been told that if you're going to put a show on ...

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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: West Yorkshire Playhouse – Avocado

How would you describe your show in one sentence? An explosive solo piece by Eve Ensler about a young woman being smuggled to freedom in an airless, dark avocado container. Is this your first visit to the Latitude Festival, if so what interesting tales have you been told about what to expect? Happily, I’ve been before and it’s awesome. How ...

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PREVIEW: 24:7 Theatre Festival Preview

Reporter: Matthew Forrest Most Mancunians will proudly tell you that the city of Manchester is the centre of the universe. With so much going on in the city throughout out the month of July you’d be forgiven for believing it. There is of course the Manchester International Festival, that will dominate most media output, and then there is the Greater ...

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LATITUDE LOWDOWN: Nick Field – Be My Friend

How would you describe your show in one sentence? A one to one performance that explores the negotiations and complications of friendship in a world of fractured selves, with potential for cake, beer and dancing. Is this your first visit to the Latitude Festival, if so what interesting tales have you beentold about what to expect? It’s my second time ...

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