Festivals

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Shit-Faced Shakespeare: Hamlet

Shit-faced Shakespeare: Hamlet gives the audience what they want - a talented actor, screwy with the after-effects of two bottles of wine. It’s a different cast member that’s drinking each performance, and t...
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Flight

I was hoping to watch something truly frightening at The Fringe and Flight definitely delivers the goods. Gathered round a shipping container, we’re taken through a generalised version of what we’re about to...
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Waiting for Godot

Samuel Beckett’s transformational and radical play, Waiting for Godot, is a key part of the global theatrical canon.  Performed countless times around the world, this year it comes to the Lyceum Theatre at the ...
FCBergman 300 el x 50 el x 30 el 03
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300 el x 50 el x 30 el

The Belgian collective FC Bergman has created a surreal performance that sheds a bizarre yet totally captivating light to equally bizarre lives. In a forest clearing six wooden shacks, a pond and a silent angle...
Tesseract - Nacho Flores
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Tesseract

Like all great performances and human endeavours, "Tesseract" originates from passion and experimentation, allying the expression of the body, the intellect, and the senses. Trained as both computer analyst ...
Lift Off (Je brasse de l’air) By L’Insolite Mécanique
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LIFT OFF (Je brasse de l’air)

Lift Off (Je brasse de l’air) constructs a unique relationship between the human and the mechanical, drawing you directly into the heart of an immeasurably creative world. Performed in French and English by ...
PERHAPS, PERHAPS, QUIZÁS by Gabriela Muñoz
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Perhaps, Perhaps, Quizás

Created, directed and performed by Mexican mime artist and clown Gabriela Muñoz, “Perhaps, Perhaps, Quizás” premiered in New York in 2010, and has since been performed around the world at various clown festival...
Le Récital des Postures Yasmine Hugonnet
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Le Récital des Postures

Yasmine Hugonnet’s Le Récital des Postures boldly explores the body’s movement and the imperceptible gestures which construct more familiar poses. Hugonnet invites us to re-examine the body, our most familiar c...
SIGMA - Gandini Juggling. Photo Andy Phillipson
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Sigma

Gandini Juggling is an established company that’s made its name experimenting and fussing together circus and dance narratives. This time round Sean Gandini and dancer Seeta Patel experiment with bharatanatyam ...