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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Daniel Audritt: Better 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… Daniel Audritt: Better Man. Your pitch: Better Man is a punchline-heavy stand-up show about modern masculinity, love and relationships. I will explore what it means to be a better man in ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…With Child

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… With Child. Your pitch:   Inspired by writers such as Victoria Wood and Alan Bennet, these talking head style monologues will make you laugh, cry and cringe. You will meet six ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Joz Norris

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… Joz Norris. Your pitch:     A figment of my imagination that I created so I could hide from myself has come alive and thinks he can make a comedy show. ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Ellen Waddell, co-writer of Don’t Be Terrible

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… Ellen Waddell, co-writer of Don’t Be Terrible. Your pitch:     It's a dark comedy that asks 'Can stand-up save your love life?' Nice guy Steve thinks so. That's why he's ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Tony Law

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…Tony Law. Your pitch:     Tony Law identifies as the alternative, absurdity lord, surreal master of comedy. He’s the best at it and if you are already funny then you will ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Huge Davies!

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… Huge Davies! Your pitch:     The Carpark is a creative, dark and silly musical comedy show. I wear a full-size keyboard for the entire show so it’s worth coming just ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Peter Fleming: Have You Seen?

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… Peter Fleming: Have You Seen? Your pitch:     An old man with hair made of talc looks back on his career making classic children’s TV, now lost from the archives. ...

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Latitude 2019 – Saturday evening antics and Sunday morning cool-downs

Heavy rain has just cleared, the lightening is no longer posing a threat and strolling past the Obelisk Arena the smooth sound of Irish rock band Walking on Cars tempt lost wanderers to sit for a while and listen to the round tones of lead singer Patrick Sheehy. The group have an appealing guitar pop sound, which feels vaguely eighties, ...

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