The Control Project

The Control Project

Dance and digital worlds collide on this journey exploring choice and control. 

Jerk

Jerk

If you took the E4 teen drama Skins and combined it with Disney’s Inside Out, the by-product would be something similar to that of Jerk. 

A Mutineer’s Guide to Modern-Day Piracy

A Mutineer’s Guide to Modern-Day Piracy

Whether we care to admit it or not, in some way, shape or form, we are all intrigued by pirates. 

The Control Project

The Control Project

Dance and digital worlds collide on this journey exploring choice and control. 

And.Breathe.Repeat.

And.Breathe.Repeat.

They say music is the soundtrack to our lives, but what happens when we get stuck on repeat? Often dark, sometimes funny, occasionally quirky, but always refreshingly honest, thi… 

And.Breathe.Repeat.

And.Breathe.Repeat.

They say music is the soundtrack to our lives, but what happens when we get stuck on repeat? Often dark, sometimes funny, occasionally quirky, but always refreshingly honest, thi… 

Certain Songs for Uncertain times

Certain Songs for Uncertain times

Exert from the show ‘Certain Songs for Uncertain Times’, recorded in June 2020 at the Market Theatre in Johannesburg for the National Arts Festival Makhanda. 

Sandhill Manor

Sandhill Manor

The peculiar residents of a higgledy-piggledy house are haunted by strange happenings. 

Sandhill Manor

Sandhill Manor

The peculiar residents of a higgledy-piggledy house are haunted by strange happenings. 

A Mutineer’s Guide to Modern-Day Piracy

A Mutineer’s Guide to Modern-Day Piracy

Inspired by the world’s most fearsome female pirates, two modern-day political mutineers join forces to take down an all-powerful tech billionaire and inspire a lost generation. 

And.Breath.Repeat.

And.Breath.Repeat.

Created and performed by graduates of the University of Worcester’s MTheatre course, an integrated masters in touring theatre which gives students the skills and experience they … 

Me, MS and I

Me, MS and I

Created and performed by graduates of the University of Worcester’s MTheatre course, an integrated masters in touring theatre which gives students the skills and experience they … 

Me, MS and I

Me, MS and I

Created and performed by graduates of the University of Worcester’s MTheatre course, an integrated masters in touring theatre which gives students the skills and experience they … 

Sussex Festival of Ideas

Sussex Festival of Ideas

A free, four-day festival celebrating the work of the newly-formed School of Media, Arts and Humanities and local partners. 

Sussex Festival of Ideas

Sussex Festival of Ideas

A free, four-day festival celebrating the work of the newly-formed School of Media, Arts and Humanities and local partners. 

An Evening With Professor Edvard von Goosechaser

An Evening With Professor Edvard von Goosechaser

Professor Edvard Von Goosechaser is the leading 17th Century monsterologist promising to entertain us with his Anglo-Saxon insult-based humour. 

Voices From Home

Voices From Home

Voices From Home is a curated selection of short audio plays, featuring the most exciting emerging writers from the South East. 

John Callaghan's Cabaret Electro

John Callaghan's Cabaret Electro

(In addition to this online show, John Callaghan will be performing LIVE at the Spiegeltent on 14th June 2021!) https://www. 

Voices From Home

Voices From Home

Voices From Home is a curated selection of short audio plays, featuring the most exciting emerging writers from the South East. 

Ancient Antics: Mock the Greek

Ancient Antics: Mock the Greek

Mock the Greek was a show that sent up the myths and legends of Greece. 

A Red Square

A Red Square

Everything about A Red Square is different. 

Punk Your Spirit

Punk Your Spirit

Going Primal – Chapter 2: Punk your Spirit: Three solo acts of humans unleashing their own inner spirits. 

Sleeping Beauties

Sleeping Beauties

“There are almost no words for how marvellous this evening was. 

Sleeping Beauties

Sleeping Beauties

“It’s time to start dreaming. 

Sparkly Bird

Sparkly Bird

How do you live after your sister dies by her own hand? You mourn. 

We'll Dance on the Ash of the Apocalypse

We'll Dance on the Ash of the Apocalypse

This evocative new play by Australian playwright Melissa-Kelly Franklin tells the story of a couple living in a world ravaged by climate change. 

King Jamsheed: Lonely Piano

King Jamsheed: Lonely Piano

Neo-classical electronic composer King Jamsheed brings together a year’s work. 

MEETING

MEETING

MEETING is a short “Zama” (Zoom Drama) about the most awkward meeting imaginable on Zoom - and given that almost every meeting on Zoom is awkward, you can imagine just how awkward … 

Spirit of Africa

Spirit of Africa

‘Spirit of Africa’ is musical narration of the joys, the sorrows and the passion of Africa all unfolding in rhythmic elements, melodious harmonies and heart-gripping moments. 

We'll Dance on the Ash of the Apocalypse

We'll Dance on the Ash of the Apocalypse

This evocative new play by Australian playwright Melissa-Kelly Franklin tells the story of a couple living in a world ravaged by climate change. 

The Tempest

The Tempest

A storm out at sea; an island of magic and spirits; a tale of romance and revenge. 

Effing Robots: How I Taught the A.I. to Stop Worrying and Love Humans

Effing Robots: How I Taught the A.I. to Stop Worrying and Love Humans

Artificial Intelligence is on the way, and it will be powerful. 

Balanced.Connected. Grounded.

Balanced.Connected. Grounded.

Nature has a healing power! With my products and my workshops I aim to connect people with our natural environment. 

The Old House

The Old House

Memory, loss, mother-daughter relationships and the hokey-cokey. 

An Evening With Professor Edvard von Goosechaser

An Evening With Professor Edvard von Goosechaser

The tradition of telling ghost stories reaches back many centuries and we’re keeping that custom alive with a visit from everyone’s favourite 17th-century monsterologist, Profe… 

King Jamsheed: Lonely Piano

King Jamsheed: Lonely Piano

Neo-classical electronic composer King Jamsheed brings together a year’s work in livestream. 

Mommy Monster

Mommy Monster

April Wish’s second solo show is shrouded in dandelions, smothered in butterfly kisses and buried in laundry. 

The Wyre Lady of Fleetwood

The Wyre Lady of Fleetwood

One of Lancashire’s famous sons decides whether to continue his life following fashion or find redemption in his family’s eyes. 

Dear Donald/Dear Hillary (Their Secret Correspondence)

Dear Donald/Dear Hillary (Their Secret Correspondence)

The play takes liberties, for laughs, with the biographies of the famous political rivals. 

This is Not a Solo Dance

This is Not a Solo Dance

The mandarin character ‘woman (女)’ has three strokes; it’s expected to be written in a set order. 

I Climb the Wire Fence and Laugh at Vertigo

I Climb the Wire Fence and Laugh at Vertigo

A haunting tale of a woman on the edge, entangled by her raw love and lust for three women. 

Tonedeath

Tonedeath

Have you ever laughed at someone’s sad story? Comedy and tragedy are traditionally treated as polar opposites. 

Drishti

Drishti

‘Drishti’ (‘Gaze’) looks at our shifting perspectives under lockdown during Covid-19. 

The 2-Man Importance of Being Earnest

The 2-Man Importance of Being Earnest

A 20-minute two-man version of the Oscar Wilde classic play ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’, adapted and performed by Jon Haynes and David Woods of Ridiculusmus and directed by J… 

The Preacher

The Preacher

Performing remotely to no audience, comedian Dave Davidson struggles to maintain the momentum in his act. 

Jerk

Jerk

Ivan, Ellen and Simon work in the brain of a young man, and it’s their job to keep him happy, fulfilled and safe. 

Brighton Palace Pier Virtual Tour

Brighton Palace Pier Virtual Tour

A special virtual tour of Brighton Palace Pier, revealing its amazing history. 

The Travesty of Richard III

The Travesty of Richard III

Join a cast of two, but a whole host of characters, as they boldly romp through The Bard’s chilling tale of plots, prophecies and power. 

The Book of Snorin' - Sleep Apnea the Musical

The Book of Snorin' - Sleep Apnea the Musical

After a sold-out debut season at the 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival, the world’s first comedy show about sleep apnea is here. 

MOYA

MOYA

“I just watched the film, and I LOVED every second of it. 

Treasure: What Would You Save?

Treasure: What Would You Save?

If you had a house fire what single item would you save? Treasure reveals the surprising and often touching stories that people have about the one thing they would hate to lose. 

The King of Broken Things

The King of Broken Things

A journey into the broken heart of a young boy, who, through creativity, imagination, and determination, teaches us that the rehabilitation of things broken and discarded gets to i… 

The Dream: Radio Play Written by Nnenna Samson Abosi

The Dream: Radio Play Written by Nnenna Samson Abosi

The story follows Delvin, a black British teenager as he discovers the wrath of police brutality at the same time as the rise of the Black Power Movement in London in the late 1960… 

Tania Lacy: Catch a Falling Star

Tania Lacy: Catch a Falling Star

In the early 90s, Australian comedian Tania Lacy was so famous she couldn’t walk down the street without being mobbed. 

A Frickin' Crazy Year

A Frickin' Crazy Year

A stolen backpack, a break-up and a global pandemic: Austrian’s most famous (and only) lesbian is ready to become British. 

Lord of Life

Lord of Life

Lord of Life Winner of a Standard Bank Ovation Award for innovation and excellence at the 2020 Virtual National Arts Festival, South Africa. 

Nowhere People

Nowhere People

Kinsmen: ‘Nowhere People’ is a South African production that extends on themes investigated in their debut album ‘Window to the Ashram’, 2017. 

MEETING

MEETING

MEETING is a short “Zama” (Zoom Drama) about the most awkward meeting imaginable on Zoom - and given that almost every meeting on Zoom is awkward, you can imagine just how awkward … 

GILES

GILES

‘GILES’, the 30 min online live comedy by Frederic Blanchette. 

The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

A unique two-woman retelling of F. 

The Disenchantment of Two Women in a Separate Place

The Disenchantment of Two Women in a Separate Place

Moral obligations? Masked men? Ah, the story of Edna and Sarah’s lives. 

The Crooked Spire - Windlass Edition

The Crooked Spire - Windlass Edition

Filmed in Autumn 2020, with support from Arts Council England, this 40 minute video tells the story of John, a carpenter who comes to Chesterfield to work on the new spire. 

This is Not a Solo Dance

This is Not a Solo Dance

The mandarin character ‘woman’ has three strokes, it’s expected to be written in a set order. 

John Callaghan's Cabaret Electro

John Callaghan's Cabaret Electro

Spiegeltent regular John Callaghan has performed his thoughtful and spiky electronica for record labels like Warp and as one half of comedy duo Eccentronic. 

The Tower & The Tree

The Tower & The Tree

‘The Tower & The Tree’ – A South African 2020 Standard Bank Ovation Winner. 

Sparkly Bird

Sparkly Bird

A journey through the last months of a young woman with depression, told via original song, dance, visuals, and aerial performance. 

Lord of Life

Lord of Life

Lord of Life Winner of a Standard Bank Ovation Award for innovation and excellence at the 2020 Virtual National Arts Festival, South Africa. 

The Wyre Lady of Fleetwood

The Wyre Lady of Fleetwood

One of Lancashire’s famous sons decides whether to continue his life following fashion or find something that makes him happy before he hits middle age. 

Spirit of Africa

Spirit of Africa

‘Spirit of Africa’ is musical narration of the joys, the sorrows and the passion of Africa all unfolding in rhythmic elements, melodious harmonies and heart-gripping moments. 

The Cinnamon Shop

The Cinnamon Shop

“There is no such thing as dead matter. 

The Old House

The Old House

Memory, loss, mother-daughter relationships and the hokey-cokey. 

The Crooked Spire - Windlass Edition

The Crooked Spire - Windlass Edition

Filmed in Autumn 2020, with support from Arts Council England, this 40 minute video tells the story of John, a carpenter who comes to Chesterfield to work on the new spire. 

The Book of Snorin': Sleep Apnea the Musical

The Book of Snorin': Sleep Apnea the Musical

After a sold-out debut season at the 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival, the world’s first comedy show about sleep apnea is here. 

Hymns Of A Sparrow

Hymns Of A Sparrow

Hymns Of A Sparrow a standard bank ovation award winner production from the 2020 Virtual National Arts Festival will be part of the Brighton fringe 2021. 

Labyrinth

Labyrinth

“Today I killed a man. 

Labyrinth

Labyrinth

“Today I killed a man. 

Born Slippy

Born Slippy

Ever seen a twenty-three year old born on stage? Shot out of a tent-like vagina, wriggle through a kids play tube, just to meet you! Join me, Melina Grace Bryant on a journey lik… 

GILES

GILES

‘GILES’, the 30 min online live comedy by Frederic Blanchette. 

Balanced.Connected.Grounded.

Balanced.Connected.Grounded.

Balanced. 

The Tower & The Tree

The Tower & The Tree

‘The Tower & The Tree’ – A South African 2020 Standard Bank Ovation Winner. 

Fringe Academy: How to Crowdfund

Fringe Academy: How to Crowdfund

The arts and creative industries have been hit hard by the consequences of the pandemic, but Crowdfunder is here to help. 

Effing Robots: How I Taught the A.I. to Stop Worrying and Love Humans

Effing Robots: How I Taught the A.I. to Stop Worrying and Love Humans

Artificial Intelligence is on the way, and it will be powerful. 

The Disenchantment of Two Women in a Separate Place

The Disenchantment of Two Women in a Separate Place

‘Out! Why, what could have taken you out on Tuesday? What did you have to do?’ ‘Nothing. 

Dear Donald/Dear Hillary (Their Secret Correspondence)

Dear Donald/Dear Hillary (Their Secret Correspondence)

The play takes liberties, for laughs, with the biographies of the famous political rivals. 

The Tempest

The Tempest

A storm out at sea; an island of magic and spirits; a tale of romance and revenge. 

Beast in Him

Beast in Him

25 young people from Walmer Township tell of the blunt, harsh reality faced by women and young girls who lose hope and give in to the tragedy of abusive behaviour by their fathers … 

Beast in Him

Beast in Him

25 young people from Walmer Township tell of the blunt, harsh reality faced by women and young girls who lose hope and give in to the tragedy of abusive behaviour by their fathers … 

The Dream: Radio Play Written by Nnenna Samson Abosi

The Dream: Radio Play Written by Nnenna Samson Abosi

The story follows Delvin, a black British teenager as he discovers the wrath of police brutality at the same time as the rise of the Black Power Movement in London in the late 1960… 

A Frickin' Crazy Year

A Frickin' Crazy Year

A stolen backpack, a break-up and a global pandemic: Austrian’s most famous (and only) lesbian is ready to become British. 

The King of Broken Things

The King of Broken Things

A journey into the broken heart of a young boy, who, through creativity, imagination, and determination, teaches us that the rehabilitation of things broken and discarded gets to i… 

The Preacher

The Preacher

Performing remotely to no audience, comedian Dave Davidson struggles to maintain the momentum in his act. 

Brighton Palace Pier Virtual Tour

Brighton Palace Pier Virtual Tour

A special virtual tour of Brighton Palace Pier, revealing its amazing history. 

A Red Square

A Red Square

After a sold-out season around Australia, experimental theatre company Pony Cam are bringing their award-winning new work to the UK. 

MOYA

MOYA

This is Zip Zap reinvented. 

Signature Sound Acapella: The Art of experimental acapella – Then, Now and Always

Signature Sound Acapella: The Art of experimental acapella – Then, Now and Always

Signature Sound Acapella is a music group with a passion for experimental acapella. 

The Travesty of Richard III

The Travesty of Richard III

Join a cast of two, but a whole host of characters, as they boldly romp through The Bard’s chilling tale of plots, prophecies and power. 

Drishti

Drishti

‘Drishti’ (‘Gaze’) looks at our shifting perspectives under lockdown during Covid-19. 

WUSS: Seriously Interrupted Millennial

WUSS: Seriously Interrupted Millennial

WUSS: ‘Seriously Interrupted Millennial’ also known as ‘S. 

Women Hold Up the Sky

Women Hold Up the Sky

‘Women Hold Up the Sky’ tells the story of how women activists affected by mining and other forms of large-scale extractives in South Africa, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of … 

A Mighty Fall from Grace

A Mighty Fall from Grace

Jake Thompson is a West Yorkshire based actor/writer, who’s debut play ‘A Mighty Fall from Grace’ tells a gritty, relatable story, about the demise of the Bradford Bulls rugby leag… 

I Climb the Wire Fence and Laugh at Vertigo

I Climb the Wire Fence and Laugh at Vertigo

A haunting tale of a woman on the edge, entangled by her raw love and lust for three women. 

The Cinnamon Shop

The Cinnamon Shop

“There is no such thing as dead matter. 

Trigger Happy Visualised

Trigger Happy Visualised

Man, body, music and light as one. 

Ancient Antics: Mock the Greek

Ancient Antics: Mock the Greek

Behold! A tale of trial and tribulation - these so-called myths that made our impoverished nation! Join Deetrius the Great in this “Horrible Histories meets Monty Python” comedy a… 

Born Slippy

Born Slippy

Ever seen a twenty-three year old born on stage? Shot out of a tent-like vagina, wriggle through a kids play tube, just to meet you! Join me, Melina Grace Bryant on a journey lik… 

WUSS: Seriously Interrupted Millennial

WUSS: Seriously Interrupted Millennial

WUSS: ‘Seriously Interrupted Millennial’ also known as ‘S. 

Perspectives on Visibility: Outside Inside, Performed by: Ebony Rose Dark

Perspectives on Visibility: Outside Inside, Performed by: Ebony Rose Dark

How have ways of seeing and being seen reshaped the nuances of accessibility under lockdown? Three film vignettes released throughout the year explore the subjective relationships… 

Clean: The Musical Online

Clean: The Musical Online

Based on the winner of Brighton Fringe 2019’s Best New Play, ‘Clean: The Musical’ tells the tales of women of laundry hill area, Brighton since 1870 and is a rousing celebration … 

I love Krishna

I love Krishna

I love Krishna is a compilation of videos of songs performed by Shashika Mooruth in which she sings about her love for Krishna, the flute player God of India. 

MNQUMA

MNQUMA

A story about a man in a quest to reconnect to his roots and reclaim the legacy of his ancestors. 

Nowhere People

Nowhere People

Kinsmen: ‘Nowhere People’ is a South African production that extends on themes investigated in their debut album ‘Window to the Ashram’, 2017. 

Treasure: What Would You Save?

Treasure: What Would You Save?

If you had a house fire what single item would you save? Treasure reveals the surprising and often touching stories that people have about the one thing they would hate to lose. 

Trigger Happy Visualised

Trigger Happy Visualised

Man, body, music and light as one. 

Domination

Domination

‘Domination’ is our expression of how the lives of non-whites were affected over the last few centuries up until today, because of the colonial system and our traditional leaders a… 

Domination

Domination

‘Domination’ is our expression of how the lives of non-whites were affected over the last few centuries up until today, because of the colonial system and our traditional leaders a… 

Clean: The Musical Online

Clean: The Musical Online

Based on the winner of Brighton Fringe 2019’s Best New Play, ‘Clean: The Musical’ tells the tales of women of laundry hill area, Brighton since 1870 and is a rousing celebration … 

The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

A unique two-woman retelling of F. 

Women Hold Up the Sky

Women Hold Up the Sky

‘Women Hold Up the Sky’ tells the story of how women activists affected by mining and other forms of large-scale extractives in South Africa, Uganda and the Democratic Republic of … 

MNQUMA

MNQUMA

A story about a man in a quest to reconnect to his roots and reclaim the legacy of his ancestors. 

Perspectives on Visibility: Outside Inside, Performed by: Ebony Rose Dark

Perspectives on Visibility: Outside Inside, Performed by: Ebony Rose Dark

How have ways of seeing and being seen reshaped the nuances of accessibility under lockdown? Three film vignettes released throughout the year explore the subjective relationships… 

I love Krishna

I love Krishna

I love Krishna is a compilation of videos of songs performed by Shashika Mooruth in which she sings about her love for Krishna, the flute player God of India. 

Tania Lacy: Catch a Falling Star

Tania Lacy: Catch a Falling Star

In the early 90s, Australian comedian Tania Lacy was so famous she couldn’t walk down the street without being mobbed. 

Jazz in the Theatre Featuring Muneeb Hermans

Jazz in the Theatre Featuring Muneeb Hermans

Locally-composed Cape jazz produced at the foot of Table Mountain. 

Jazz in the Theatre Featuring Muneeb Hermans

Jazz in the Theatre Featuring Muneeb Hermans

Locally-composed Cape jazz produced at the foot of Table Mountain. 

Signature Sound Acapella: The Art of experimental acapella – Then, Now and Always

Signature Sound Acapella: The Art of experimental acapella – Then, Now and Always

Signature Sound Acapella is a music group with a passion for experimental acapella. 

Hymns Of A Sparrow

Hymns Of A Sparrow

Hymns Of A Sparrow a standard bank ovation award winner production from the 2020 Virtual National Arts Festival will be part of the Brighton fringe 2021.