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BRIGHTON FRINGE: Collapse – Sweet St Andrew’s Church

Writers and Performers: Karlijn Hamer and Mathijs de Valk Reviewer: Glen Pearce One has to pity poor Cassandra. Given prophetic powers and foretelling the destruction of her beloved Troy she was ignored. Gifted with the knowledge to save her city but unable to drove her mad. It’s a madness captured vividly in Karlijn Hamer and Mathijs de Valk’s musical duet, ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: The Grimmest of Grimm Tales – Sweet St Andrews

Grimmest of Grimm Tales

  Writer and Director: Jane Deane Reviewer: Glen Pearce The guardians of our national morals often assume children have no stomach for gore or horror but as the Brothers Grimm knew all too well in their collected tales, the young mind has plenty capacity for imagination and, if told well, can comprehend and process a surprising amount. Even the most ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: I Will Carry You Over Hard Times – Sweet St Andrews

I will carry you over hard times

Composer and Director: Falk Hübner Performer: Maarten Zaagman Reviewer: Glen Pearce Years ago Top Of The Pops became notorious for bands, increasingly obviously, miming along to songs. As you head into I Will Carry You Over Hard Times, Falk Hübner &  Maarten Zaagman’s contribution to Brighton Fringe’s Dutch Season, it is a thought that is hard to excise from your ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: Avva Laff! Productions – The Grimmest of Grimm Tales

Grimm Tales

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, Avva Laff! Productions tell us about their show, The Grimmest of Grimm Tales, which they’ll be performing at Sweet St. Andrews. How ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: TBC Audio – Protect & Survive

Protect & Survive

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, TBC Audio tell us about their show, Protect & Survive, which they’ll be performing at Sweet St Andrews.   ...

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BRIGHTON FRINGE: The Bula Loop – Sweet St Andrews

Writer: Tom Page Reviewer: Fergus Morgan Autism, when written about badly, can be a horribly trying experience. When written about well though, it can offer a powerfully fresh perspective on life. The Bula Loop, Tom Page’s brief portrait of a close family coping with the autism of their youngest son, happily falls into the second category. It’s not exactly a ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: Cavort Ltd – The Devil Without

The Devil Without

Our Brighton Bites series offers short, witty and slightly tongue-in-cheek insights into the offerings at England’s largest arts festival. Ian Harvey Stonetells us about his show,The Devil Without, which they will be performing at Sweet St. Andrews In Hove.   How would you describe your show in one sentence? A re-imagining of the Faust story like nothing you've experienced before. ...

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