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‘Works just as well as an audio experience as a visual show’: THE FINAL APPROACH – Brighton Fringe (Online review)

In Festivals, Online shows, Opinion, Plays, Regional theatre, Reviews by Louise PennLeave a Comment

Marlowe Productions brings a 70-minute livestream to Brighton Fringe (now available on demand until 27 June) which dips into the world of 1940s noir and pulp detective novels to take us into the world of sleep deprivation in the mid-1960s. This story, The Final Approach, though, is not that story.

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’It was good to see some fresh perspectives’: Am I A Terrible Person? / Doody (Online review)

In Festivals, Online shows, Opinion, Plays, Regional theatre, Reviews by John ChapmanLeave a Comment

Following a rather busy week there was only time yesterday to dip a toe into the waters at the Brighton Fringe (see what I did there?). Quite by chance I came across a pair of short solo plays which dealt with the same subject but did so from quite different perspectives; the subject in question being male mental health.

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‘Delightful & informative’: Gilbert & Sullivan’s Improbable New Musical – Brighton Fringe (Online review) ★★★★

In London theatre, Musicals, Opinion, Plays, Reviews, Uncategorised by Elaine ChapmanLeave a Comment

Coily Dart Theatre presents Gilbert & Sullivan’s Improbable New Musical, a brand new production for the Brighton Fringe 2021. This fully audio production tells the little known story of Helen Carte and the important contribution she made to the D’Oyly Carte Legacy.