The Shakespeare Heptet Fringe Show

The Shakespeare Heptet Fringe Show

As a Bard-olator, I was keen to see this show. Something somewhat Shakespearean on a Saturday always goes down well at an intimate venue… and washes down nicely with a pint and some North African food... 

The Old Spice Girls

The Old Spice Girls

Unfortunately, the likeability of these two ladies wasn’t enough to reject the notion that they should have, to quote an age old cliché, ‘stuck to the day job.’ The concept of the show was interesting in itself, the ultimate ‘girl-power’ group The Spice Girls having aged a bit since the nineties, and as have we... 

Jacques & The Giants

Jacques & The Giants

Jacques and the Giants have a sound like no other. Psychedelic musical mood swings with funk rock roots and catchy riffs that will keep them in your thoughts for weeks. With a mass range of influences from all kinds of genres and sub genres, Jacques and the Giants have a piece of pie for everyone... 

Ade Foiadelli: Death of a Sales Trainer

Ade Foiadelli: Death of a Sales Trainer

The first time a comedian tries out an hours set it is a hugely nerve wracking experience, exposing weaknesses that can be hidden in a shorter performance.For Ade Foiadelli this was a step into the unknown, and for the first 10 to 15 minutes it felt it... 

The Clit Skits

The Clit Skits

All things clitoral, including comedy, song, games, painting and poetry referencing, politics and testimonials. Fun performances. Introduction to Orgasmic Meditation. Adult audience... 

Mata Hari

Mata Hari

“I’ll know how to die.” As Dutch spy and femme fatale, Mata Hari, is awaiting death by firing squad, she reflects on her life. Based on verbatim letters and interviews, this illumination of a legendary woman is interspersed with songs and dance by South African, London-based cabaret performer Aletia Upstairs... 

Dr. Martin and Mr. Ade

Dr. Martin and Mr. Ade

You might think you are thick skinned, but this show will re-evaluate your limits. I feel quite comfortable with borderline offensive comedy if done well. Comedians such as Jimmy Carr and Kevin Bridges are personal favourites, yet I left this show feeling offended and upset... 

Matt Dwyer: Thick and Thin

Matt Dwyer: Thick and Thin

Matt Dwyer has experienced both sides of the fat-coin. Previously weighing in at over 26 stone (165kg) he is now, quite literally, half the man he used to be after losing around 13 stone (85kg)... 

Kats and Quantum Physics

Kats and Quantum Physics

Quantum Physics, black holes, Higgs Boson, parallel universes, uncertainty. Johnny Kats is a professional comedian and circuit regular. "He's entertaining... got potential..." (Mr Lucien Hold) "Original style, big laughs... 

James McDonnell: Family Values

James McDonnell: Family Values

Do you like family? Do you like values? Then get ready to see a comedian with no awards to his name break your disappointment hymen. Come and see James McDonnell explore the idea of family via music, stand up and blank expressions... 

The McMagicSandwich! [with fries]

The McMagicSandwich! [with fries]

I was apprehensive about The McMagicSandwich (with fries), described as ‘exploding lightbulbs, slapstick danger and crayzeeeness’, reminiscent of hot air-inflated slapstick shtick we usually associate with comedy such as Harry Hill or Dick and Dom in Da Bungalow... 

The Cult of Comedy Presents

The Cult of Comedy Presents

Showcasing the best Brighton Fringe has to offer with different comedians every night. An hour of comedy that will have you laughing, thinking and chilling out. Relax, eat, drink and laugh your socks off with comedians from all over the world giving you a 10 minute taster of their 4 and 5 star shows. 

Muffragette

Muffragette

It's a show about feminism without all the boring preachy bits and it's also very funny too. "One of the best female acts in the country" (GQ) "Savage and Lyric" (New Statesman) "An hour packed with fine routines and beautifully written gags" (The Scotsman) 

Daphna Baram: Killing Miss D

Daphna Baram: Killing Miss D

Miss D, a risqué super hero, is set to save Daphna, a righteous Israeli journalist, from a life of virtue. Armed with tits and attitude Miss D takes the reporter through a roller-coaster and pushes her to the brink... 

Mata Hari

Mata Hari

This solo show presents the story of the ultimate femme fatale, Mata Hari. Her colourful, multi-faceted life is re-enacted by Aletia Upstairs, who fuses a monologue that draws upon actual letters and interviews with music and dance...