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NEWS: Brighton Fringe announce 40% increase in sales ahead of opening week

Brighton Fringe 2016 is shaping up to be the most successful yet, as organisers announce there has been a 40% increase in ticket sales ahead of next week's opening. The ...

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NEWS: More arts acts announced for Latitude Festival

Festival Republic have announced details of further Dance and theatre acts for the 11th edition of Suffolk's Latitude Festival. Sadler's Wells return to Latitude with a strong dance line-up including ...

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NEWS: One year on from devastating blaze, BAC set to rise from the ashes

 By Christopher Hong   A year since the fire that destroyed much of the Grand Hall, the Battersea Arts Centre (BAC) has announced a new series of programmes, including the return ...

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NEWS: Peter Wilson to leave Norwich Theatre Royal after 25 years

One of the most recognised and long serving Chief Executives in regional theatre, Norwich Theatre Royal’s Peter Wilson, is stepping down from the post after almost a quarter of a ...

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Interviews

Dr Ahmed - Doctor In The House

INTERVIEW: Dr Ahmed Kazmi – Doctor In The House

For many, doctors in comedy conjure up pictures of Jim Dale careering down a flight of stairs in Carry On Nurse. There is, though, a strong comic tradition among the medical ...

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INTERVIEW: Michael Socha contemplates new horizons

No stranger to television and cinema audiences,  actor Michael Socha is making a rare appearance on stage in Liam Borrett's supernatural two-hander This Is Living at Trafalgar Studios, London, in May. ...

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INTERVIEW: Maria Tivnan – Pleasure Ground, National Tour

Fregoli Theatre Company are in the middle of a national tour for their highly acclaimed Pleasure Ground (see our review of last year's show in Galway here). Ciara L Murphy, Regional Editor ...

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Musical Theatre performer Sam Lupton

INTERVIEW: Sam Lupton on Starting Here, Starting Now

Musical Theatre actor Sam Lupton is probably best known for Being a Little Bit Racist in Avenue Q and Dancing Through Life as Boq in Wicked. Currently rehearsing for a ...

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Wild Heart and Lyric's Wolf Meat

BRIGHTON BITES: Wildheart & Lyric – Wolf Meat

We've been running our  Brighton Bites series for a few weeks, looking at the variety of shows performing at this year's Brighton Fringe. When Wildheart & Lyric offered us the ...

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OvaryActing's Not Fast Enough

BRIGHTON BITES: OvaryActing – Not Fast Enough

Our Brighton Bites series offers short, witty and slightly tongue-in-cheek insights into the offerings at England’s largest arts festival.  OvaryActing tell us about their show Not Fast Enough, which they’re ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: Weird Sisters – Airswimming

Our Brighton Bites series offers short, witty and slightly tongue-in-cheek insights into the offerings at England’s largest arts festival. Weird Sisters tell us about their show, Airsimming, performing at Sweet ...

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BRIGHTON BITES: Cracked Shakespeare – The Merchant of New York

Our Brighton Bites series offers short, witty and slightly tongue-in-cheek insights into the offerings at England’s largest arts festival. Nathan Ariss of Cracked Shakespeare tells us about his play , The ...

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