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Alaina Briggs is a final year English Literature student at Sussex University who's re-joining the Broadway Baby team after a fabulous summer reviewing Brighton Fringe shows in 2013. Interested in too many genre's to list here, her reviews will be entertaining and accurate especially just for you (yes, you).


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Snow White: The Whole Grimm Affair

Snow White: The Whole Grimm Affair

New black comedy musical satirising celebrity culture in a modern take on Grimm. 34 eccentric characters are performed by a cast of 5 to tell the tale of an ex-page three model’s fall from grace. With it’s dark theme devilishly juxtaposed against its tongue in cheek sing-a-long hooks, the show Continue Reading

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Mannequins

Mannequins

The mannequins are forced to spend their days being glared at, but when their family is torn apart they must do everything they can to make people listen to them. Inspired by the relationship between surveillance culture and the London riots, 'Mannequins' is a brand new devised play. Continue Reading

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Fish Pie

Fish Pie

A puppetry feast following the troubled tales of three lonely sea creatures – Cuthbert (fish), Ludwig (prawn) and Myrtle (sea cucumber) who all live in the same murky pond. Told alongside animation all encompassed within the setting of a 1920s silent film. The show is narrated with text, Continue Reading

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The sun that casts no shadows

The sun that casts no shadows

An immersive and site specific adaptation of The Outsider by Albert Camus, one of the 20th century's classic novels. The story of a beach murder and what happens when a man refuses to lie. The Brighton Laboratory take audiences from beach panorama to sea-front club and through their physical Continue Reading

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Marcel

Marcel

Marcel is a performance of rebel monkeys, dictators and double faced lyric singers. Inspired by Duchamp and Baum’s 'The Wizard of Oz', crosses the concept of contemporary crisis, which allows wizards, good-natured poseurs and pretenders, to exist. It’s a work on contrary and Continue Reading

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Boutique Cinema

Boutique Cinema

A carefully selected, eclectic mix of short films and visual treats from both local film makers and talent from locations outside Sussex.. Amongst a reclaimed jumble of standard lamps, tables, chairs & armchairs, it's a home from home environment with locally sourced food, soft drinks & Continue Reading

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