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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Your Bard – The Rialto Theatre

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Creators: Nicholas Collett Productions Reviewer: Simon Topping It has been proffered that William Shakespeare could not have possibly written all those marvellous plays himself. Surely not an unassuming lad from Warwickshire, how could he have written some of the most immortal lines ever to be spoken on stage? Tonight Shakespeare (fabulously played by Nicholas Collett) begs to differ and takes ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Rope – Rialto Theatre

Creator: Pretty Villain Productions Ltd  Reviewer: Simon Topping Pretty Villain Productions Ltd produce a taught reworking of Patrick Hamilton's well-loved play of dark deeds and calculated murder, Rope; loosely based on an early twentieth-century true-life American crime scandal. In a fashionable 1920's Mayfair apartment two young men have just committed a murder. The body lies in a large chest in ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Slooshy Wordshow, The Rialto Theatre

Man in black jacket

Reviewer: Simon Topping Greg Byron, the performance poet persona of actor, writer, director and producer Gavin Roberston, heads to the stage swathed in darkness; he steps in a slowly dramatic way. The lights switch on suddenly to spot an avuncular face resting his eyes upon us. Stood, with writers notepad in hand, Bryon softly begins the show. With vocal rhythms ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Stones – Rialto Theatre

graphic of an eye with bars in front

Writer: Katy Matthews Director: Judey Bignell Reviewer: Glen Pearce The mind is a strange beast. Are we in control of our minds or are we prisoners of them? It's a subject that forms the central paradox in Katy Matthew's Stones, performed at Brighton Fringe by Artlandish Productions. A prisoner sits hooded and chained in a cell, his brothers apparently having ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: Greg Byron – Slooshy Wordshow

Slooshy Wordshow

Back by popular demand for 2017, our Brighton Bites series offer short, witty and slightly tongue-in-cheek insights into shows performing at England’s largest arts festival. Hopefully, they will whet your appetite to try something new at this year's Brighton Fringe. Here, Greg Byron tells us about his show, Slooshy Wordshow, which he’ll be performing at the Rialto Theatre.   How ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: CINEBRA: A History of Horror

CINEBRA: A History of Horror

Back by popular demand for 2017, our Brighton Bites series offer short, witty and slightly tongue-in-cheek insights into shows performing at England’s largest arts festival. Hopefully, they will whet your appetite to try something new at this year's Brighton Fringe. Here, Cinebra tells us about their show, CINEBRA: A History of Horror, which they’ll be performing at The Rialto Theatre. ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: Buckle Collective – At the Junction Cafe

At The Junction Cafe

Back by popular demand for 2017, our Brighton Bites series offer short, witty and slightly tongue-in-cheek insights into shows performing at England’s largest arts festival. Hopefully, they will whet your appetite to try something new at this year's Brighton Fringe. Here, Buckle Collective tell us about their show, At The Junction Cafe, which they’ll be performing at the Rialto Theatre. ...

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