The Adult Catchers – kids show

The Adult Catchers The young reviewer and I went to see The Adult Catchers show at the Bosco Spiegel tent this May towards the end of the festival. This was a new show for this year’s festival and follows on from the environmentally focused kids show ‘LET’S...

Amazing Bubble Man

Amazing Bubble Man is back, hooray! And he truly is amazing.  An Edinburgh Fringe favourite but hailing from America, he sells out at our Fringe here every year. Louis explores the dynamics of bubbles, combining comedy, artistry, audience participation and enough spellbinding...

Kate Smurthwaite: Clit Stirrer

Well this show certainly delivered which such a forthright title! Bringing up the Friday post work slot, I find myself sitting in the Junkyard Dogs venue out of its usual location on Edward Street and moved into a temporary festival home of the Brighthelm Centre, Brighton....
Posted On 23 May 2019 at 9:11 pm

Witch Hunt Preview

Following the smash hit success of their previous fringe show ‘Enter the Dragon’, ‘Witch Hunt’ is the new show set to hit Brighton and Edinburgh fringe this year. Created by A&E Comedy and directed by Cal McCrystal, Witch Hunt asks who really holds the power in a world where...
Posted On 22 May 2019 at 11:44 am

Captain Cauliflower and Marvin the Mischievous Moose

Our young reviewer was asked in advance of this family focused show aimed at ages 4+ how he felt about going to see the performance. He said, and I quote “I’m excited and happy about seeing Captain Cauliflower”. He then went on to say that “Me and my mum...

Folk Horror Unburied at the Odditorium

  Unburied is a cleverly devised one-hander by Hermetic Arts that’s part homage to 1970s folk horror and part Umberto Eco-esque exploration of conspiracy theories. Carrie Marx plays a horror movie fan who has been investigating the mystery surrounding a 1970s TV show that...
Posted On 11 May 2019 at 1:02 pm

Pamela’s Palace Review

Taking place in the Spiegeltent’s Bosco Tent, Pamela’s Palace was an evening of belly laughs in this interactive comedy set in a beauty salon. Set in Pamela’s Palace, owned by the larger than life big haired Pamela Jones, her ambition is to re-win stylist of the year....
Posted On 09 May 2019 at 11:58 am

Kids pick of the Fringe

We thought as you busy parents have so little free time on your hands, that we’d offer up some suggestions for great family themed shows and events to visit this Brighton Festival and Fringe. Over the next month, we’ll be sharing children focused dates to check out,...
Posted On 30 Apr 2019 at 11:11 pm

Kate Smurthwaite: Clit Stirrer

Well this show certainly promises to deliver which such a forthright title! Award winning comedian Kate Smurthwaite offers up her newest one-woman show (and 13th) Clit Stirrer which she is currently touring and which received five-star reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival....
Posted On 29 Apr 2019 at 10:44 pm

Circus’Cision: Those That Made The Cut!

Another collaboration from Head First Acrobats this May at Brighton Fringe with what looks like some very busy acrobats this year! This is a limited run and the show offers an inside-out, up-and-down-under, mish-mash variety of circus stars, Brighton Spiegeltent familiar faces...
Posted On 29 Apr 2019 at 10:26 pm
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