Brighton Fringe

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One Woman Alien

One Woman Alien

"In theatre no-one can hear you scream" unless you head down to the Sweet Dukebox this Fringe to see One Woman Alien, billed as a one hour (standard Fringe fair) one woman (for obvious reasons) one cult movie (Alien) with a stuffed cat. For sci-fi movie geeks what's not to like? Heather-Rose Andrews is wonderfully frenetic as she delivers an energetic performance in a sweaty boiler suit, tackling all seven major characters in the cult movie classic from 1979, with the aid of a false beard, a blonde wig, a stuffed alien mask and some milk... 

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10 Steps To Happiness
10 Steps To Happiness

The majority of us can probably admit to turning to Google to answer life’s more trivial questions from time to time... 

Are Strings Attached?
Are Strings Attached?

Are Strings Attached? is a one-man show dedicated to eradicating the negative perception of graffiti, inspiring young people to follow their dreams and addressing the consequences of pushy parenting... 

Pussy Liquor presents Disco Pussy
Pussy Liquor presents Disco Pussy

For queers and their allies who like their cabaret feminist, political, patriarchy-smashing, sex positive, riot grrl and kick ass, Pussy Liquor is most definitely the night for you... 

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Features

The 5 Most Surprising Things About Brighton By Brighton Newbie & Bus Boy Writer Izzy McDonald

The 5 Most Surprising Things About Brighton By Brighton Newbie & Bus Boy Writer Izzy McDonald

You've probably walked the circumference of the globe the amount of times you've been up and down the pier. However, for many people bringing shows and exhibits to Brighton Fringe, they will be stepping foot in Brighton for the very first time. Hear what Bus Boy writer Izzy McDonald found most surprising about her very first visit to Brighton... 

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Something for the weekend: Brighton Fringe week 3
Something for the weekend: Brighton Fringe week 3

We're almost mid-way through the Fringe and it seems like there are more shows than ever to pick from... 

These Are The Shows That Will Entertain Your Kids This Brighton Fringe
These Are The Shows That Will Entertain Your Kids This Brighton Fringe

Children can be easily amused, but some can be a little difficult to get giggling. Luckily the Brighton Fringe accommodates all ages and has a creative and inspiring array of different children's shows to amuse and inspire. 

Something For The Weekend: Week Two
Something For The Weekend: Week Two

After the glorious sunshine of the opening weekend, you might be forgiven for thinking that the fun might be over... 

Interviews

Do Animals Have Chins? Songwriter John Hinton Reveals The Surprising Truth

Do Animals Have Chins? Songwriter John Hinton Reveals The Surprising Truth

Do you ever find yourself singing The Bare Necessities? Or breathily repeating David Attenborough’s iconic narration? If so, the Ensonglopedia of Animals is the show for you. Songwriter, science nerd and star John Hinton tells us about show freebies, tricky rhymes and why he's like a platypus... 

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Christine Kempell thinks Caitlin Thomas needs her story to be told. We found out why.
Christine Kempell thinks Caitlin Thomas needs her story to be told. We found out why.

Caitlin is a one-woman play by Mike Kenny about Dylan Thomas and his wife's tempestuous life together, written entirely from her point of view... 

Interview: Poet Erin Talks Grief, Writing Advice & Mental Health
Interview: Poet Erin Talks Grief, Writing Advice & Mental Health

Erin combines poetry, theatre and music to get her audience thinking about mortality in brilliant new way... 

Interview: Off the Cuff: Crime and Funishment
Interview: Off the Cuff: Crime and Funishment

Brighton’s improvised comedy favourites present an impromptu detective drama, replete with colourful characters and lurid plots... 

Latest Listings

Anna

Anna

Story-telling, biography and fantasy with puppetry 

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Obsessive Curiosities
Obsessive Curiosities

An exhibition exploring personal curiosities by first-year graphic designers at the University of Brighton... 

A Brighton & Hove Cultural Framework Event: Debate & Provocation #4 'Do Festivals Support Artists?'
A Brighton & Hove Cultural Framework Event: Debate & Provocation #4 'Do Festivals Support Artists?'

Please note, this event is now called 'Creative Cafe Brighton'. Full details and link to book tickets here: www... 

S7 Ted's Trophy 2018 @ The AMEX Stadium
S7 Ted's Trophy 2018 @ The AMEX Stadium

Search Seven turns seven in 2018 and is celebrating by launching an initiative to raise £17,000 to be shared across seven charities, 'kicking-off' with the S7 Ted’s Trophy charity football match at the AMEX stadium...