Fringe Friends Review: About Balance

  The teacher Rosie and several students sit peacefully in a small light room with the sun streaming in. I silently join them, collecting a mat, blanket, block and bolster from the neat cupboards…

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Fringe Friends Review: Mange Tout

I’d walked past Mange Tout several times before but never gone in. Well, now I know. You should always go into Mange Tout rather than walking past… The entire seasonal menu is written out on big…

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Fringe Friends Review: Foodilic Brighton

You are immediately overwhelmed with the smell and colour of all of Foodilic’s gorgeous salads and wide choice of mains. Being able to see all of your options in no way makes it easier to choose what …

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Fringe Friends Review: Polpo Brighton

Polpo has the kind of menu that makes ordering very difficult: everything is just too tempting. Humming and hawing, we start with Bellinis and cicheti (Venetian small snacks). Salty marinated baby oct…

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Son-of-a-Drag-Queen’s Winning Streak

“I can’t believe it, but I only went and won another bloody award!” – Alfie Ordinary,  2016 award-winner of the Brighton Fringe International Touring Bursary in Association wit…

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Brighton Fringe 2017 Award Winners

  The stand-out shows and performers from this year’s Brighton Fringe were recognised at the festival’s awards ceremony last night [4 June, 2017].   Children’s show The Tale of The Cockatric…

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Final Fling of Brighton Fringe

This Sunday, Brighton Fringe will take its final bow for 2017. The 4 week run of over 1000 shows at 155 venues has come to its end. We’ve endured flooded stages and sun burnt shoulders, late nights an…

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