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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Umbrella 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…Umbrella Man. Your pitch:     Umbrella Man is a Scottish spoken-word story about a man who tries to prove the Earth is flat. Imagine if Phoebe Waller-Bridge tried to write the ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…The Roaring Girls on their show Beach Body Ready

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 Roaring Girls on their show Beach Body Ready. Your pitch:     Shaving? Tanning? Over exercising? Cabbage Souping? Starving? Don’t bother, we're not! Grab your pals and your biscuits and ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Kit Redstone on his show Passengers

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 Kit Redstone on his show Passengers. Your pitch:     Max wants to tell you a story. He’s not entirely sure why, or even who he is; savage, peacekeeper or critic...but ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Yukon Ho! Tall Tales From the Great White North

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 Jennifer Irons on her show Yukon Ho! (Tall Tales from the Great White North) Your pitch:     Ever wondered what life is like in Canada’s frozen north? “Intrepid” Jen grew ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Luke Rollason’s Infinite Content

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…Luke Rollason's Infinite Content. Your pitch:     Imagine a slapstick Black Mirror performed by Mr Bean crossed with Inspector Gadget, with advert breaks. The live comedy equivalent of going online to ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Privates: A Sperm Odyssey

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…Privates: A Sperm Odyssey Your pitch:     Three men dress up as sperm to stage the sexual education equivalent of Saving Private Ryan. But with sperm. All 300 million of them. ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Steve N Allen

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…Steve N Allen Your pitch:     Have you noticed how the world is getting worse? Angry eggs on Twitter, body-part grabbing world leaders, bad drivers and everyone rushing to be the ...

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FIFTY WORD FRINGE PITCH…Being Frank about Sinatra

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…Being Frank about Sinatra. Your pitch:     If it weren’t for my interest in music, I would’ve ended up in a life of crime – Frank Sinatra What other show shouldn’t ...

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