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Brighton Fringe Review – 1 Woman, a High-Flyer and a Flat Bottom *****

1 Woman, a High-Flyer and a Flat Bottom: Samantha Baines c/o Hannah Layton Management; The Blockhouse, The Warren, 20th May This was a one-woman show which promised to explore the multitudinous lost women of science by actor, writer and TV performer Samantha Baines. I’d not heard...
Posted On 21 May 2018 at 2:42 pm

Brighton Fringe Review – Circus’Sission – Those That Made the Cut****

Circus-Sission. The Show that Made the Cut. 18th, 19th, 25th, 26th May and 1st, 2nd June 2018. Brighton Spiegeltent-Bosco. A great smack in the face of circus diversity! Hosted by Ozzie’s Head First acrobats, in all their sexuality-fluid glory, with their own Game of...
Posted On 21 May 2018 at 2:36 pm

Brighton Fringe Review – Cabaret Boheme

Cabaret Boheme: Cinematic Spectacular By Veronica Blacklace. Spiegeltent, May 18th. This show certainly puts the tits in titillation. The opening gambit from compere, performer and singer was ‘There’s going to be a lot of vaginas out’! So, with a bang, Veronica Blacklace (an...
Posted On 21 May 2018 at 2:30 pm

Brighton Fringe Review: Last Night at the Circus

Last Night at the Circus 19th and 20th May 2018. The Theatre Box, the Warren. It’s rare treat when my worlds collide and Jane Postlethwaite’s ‘Last Night at the Circus’ was one of these occasions. Not only does Jane herald from the North (Cumbria to be...
Posted On 21 May 2018 at 2:24 pm

Brighton Fringe Review: The Impossible, Improbable and Unlikely Adventure Of…

‘The Impossible, Improbable & Unlikely Adventure Of…’ – SharkhelpingFish Multiple Performances 25th and 26th May, the Danehurst, 3 Broad Street, Brighton This was a perambulatory journey through a hotel in development with story linked encounters in...
Posted On 21 May 2018 at 2:19 pm

Brighton Fringe Review – Frank Sanazi: Stuck In the Bunker With You

Frank Sanazi ‘Stuck in the Bunker with you’ By Peter Perke Productions. Broadway Lounge, 16 May A true original this, as the name suggests Frank Sanazi is an unnerving comedic mix of the singing legend Frank Sinatra and the infamous dictator Adolf Hitler, poking fun at history’s...
Posted On 21 May 2018 at 2:12 pm

Kate Tempest chooses Hangleton to debut new album at secret Brighton Festival gig

Brighton Festival 2017’s Guest Director Kate Tempest made a surprise return to the city on Saturday when she debuted her new album in full at Hangleton Community Centre. Billed only as a special guest at 5pm, the sold-out show rounded off a glorious sunny day of free...
Posted On 21 May 2018 at 1:50 pm

Brighton’s festival for new music ‘The Great Escape’ – a resounding success!

Thousands of you will have noticed that the annual Great Escape new music festival has been taking over Brighton for the past few days. Our city has welcomed acts and their fans from all over the world to our wonderful seaside location. It has been a truly fantastic success! The...

Rat Scabies Sussex appearance postponed

The legendary drummer and founding member of The Damned, Rat Scabies special Q & A session about the 1977 punk wars at The Con Club in Lewes on Monday 21st May has regrettably had to be postponed due to promoter illness. A new date will hopefully be announced within the next...
Posted On 20 May 2018 at 3:44 pm

Brighton Fringe Review: Cabaret From The Shadows

Cabaret from the shadows. The Warren: The Hat, 17th and 18th May 2018. “Why and I here?” “What are the mysteries of my soul?” “I am going to read your minds” threatens the Cabaret From The Shadows. You may well be fearful if your mind includes...
Posted On 20 May 2018 at 11:05 am