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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Baby Wants Candy

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 Baby Wants Candy. Fringe favourite, perennially sold-out,“5-star, entertainment phenomenon” Baby Wants Candy return, improvising a full musical with a full band for full mad fun. You call out the title, we ...

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Latitude Live: BBC Radio 4, The Kitchen Cabinet

Latitude Festival isn't the most obvious place for a live radio broadcast with rowdy campers and distant drum beats threatening to ruin a piece; but BBC Radio 4 decided to brave the potential elements once again and take some lucky festival-goers to a secret studio for a recording of their foodie panel show, The Kitchen Cabinet. Presented by Jay Rayner, ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: The Sensemaker and Drop the Gogo

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 Sensemaker and Drop the Gogo. Two short pieces of physical theatre examining the labour market. The Sensemaker shows the inner turmoil of a woman as she struggles to meet the ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Mengele

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 Mengele. Brazil 1979: a drowning man washes up on a beach. A mysterious woman cajoles and flatters the aging Nazi doctor into attempting to defend the indefensible. This award-winning production offers ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Jake Howie

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 Jake Howie. People talk a whole lot of shit (apart from me, right? RIGHT?). There’s a chorus of shit talk in 2018, making it hard to listen to the inspirational voices. ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: In Their Footsteps

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 In Their Footsteps. Discover the untold, true stories of five American women who served in Vietnam during the war, through a script created directly from their oral histories. The ensemble creates ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Inferno

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 Inferno. Inferno is a modern, absurdist adaptation of Dante’s epic, thrusting the audience into the depths of Hell, through gruesome and finessed physical theatre. With a completely original score, blending classical ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Vulvarine

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 Vulvarine. A brand-new comedy musical from the creators of 'Buzz'. Following a dose of hormone therapy gone wrong and a well-timed bolt of lightning, average nobody Bryony Buckle gains superhero abilities and ...

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