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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Fringe Wives Club

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 Fringe Wives Club.  Fierce, feminist and furiously funny, the disco-dazzling comedy-cabaret power trio unleash their hit debut show. Direct from winning best cabaret at Adelaide Fringe and picking up a nomination ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: The Last One

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 Last One. The Last One is brutal physical theatre and a call to arms to preserve Epic Beauty. The metaphysically anxious thoughts of a dying, anonymous pigeon mix with the ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: The C Bomb

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 C Bomb. Chloe discovers that she has chlamydia, and in the interests of economising, decides to throw a party to share the news with her ex-lovers. The only Fringe play ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Frau Welt

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 Frau Welt. My show is a one-hour spectacle of my life in the theatre, from Weimar Berlin to the bright lights of Broadway. Expect song, dance, smoke and scandalous anecdotes. But ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Pigs in Blankets

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 Pigs in Blankets. Like Pigs? Love Blankets? Come watch a play about an oppressive government. It’s ham-packed with highbrow humour about the struggles two subjects face in overthrowing the ADAM dictatorship. ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Larry Dean on Bampot

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 Larry Dean on Bampot. My show is about being a gay, Glaswegian who was brought up in a Catholic family, along with being sent to therapy as a kid. It’ll be ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Solarplexus – An Alternative Energy Play

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 Solarplexus. Every day, solar fires descend to Earth and light the land on fire. Only activist-vlogger Ellen can stop the corporation that's causing it. Powered by a self-generating bicycle and scored ...

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FIFTY-WORD FRINGE PITCH: Flushed

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 Flushed. Flushed is a comedy-drama set in the female toilets that focuses on two sisters and how their relationship is affected by Premature Menopause. It touches on issues of fertility, family ...

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