Company: Wired Theatre
Venue: St Barnabas Vicarage
3-5, 10-11, 17-18, 24-26, 31 May 17:00 4, 11, 18, 25 May 15:00 3, 5, 10, 17, 24, 26, 31 May 19:00 £8.50 (£7) [1hr15mins]Plus booking fee
May 1914. War is imminent. Suffragettes threaten public buildings; moving pictures are the latest craze. All are welcome at Minnie’s – be they fugitives or spies. But why is one man staying in the ladies’ boarding house?Wired Theatre presents a unique vision of life in pre-First World War Brighton in this original promenade production staged in a rambling Victorian Vicarage. It offers the opportunity to wander and watch as intriguing stories unfold behind closed doors and curtained windows.
Company: Theaterland Promotions
Venue: Friends' Meeting House
11-14 May 20:30 £10 (£8) [1hr10mins]Plus booking fee
Straight from the golden era of the roaring twenties, these phenomenally talented eccentric English gentlemen present a side-splitting musical revue of tip-top jazz and classic vaudevillian comedy. Be astounded by the heart-melting sound of Mr. Dennis Teeth’s musical saw! Gasp in amazement at the lightning speed of the Duke of Nostalgia’s ukulele! Thrill to the electrifying rhythms of Maris Piper’s tea-chest bass! Swoon to the charming harmony singing of these dashing daredevils of swing!
Company: Something Underground Theatre Company
15 May 22:00 £5 (£4) 16, 22, 31 May 18:45 17, 23, 29 May 20:15 24, 30 May 22:00 £10 (£8, See all 3 SUTC shows for 20.00) [1hr15mins]Plus booking fee
1820: Having left St Mary's Home for Penitent Women, Betsy's engaged by town knobs, to “keep” developer Thomas Kemp’s house. Flowers arrive. Then wine, then dresses. A carriage to take her to a private supper. More wine, soft words, a hot wine-laden breath, urgent fumblings at the same dress. 5 & 4 Stars, sell-outs and Best Actress (Nom), Fringe 2013. Performed this year by Elle Dillon-Reams. Written & directed by Jonathan Brown (Winner, Best New Play Fringe 2012, Best Male Performer Fringe 2013).** To see all 3 SUTC shows for £20.00, just select a full-price ticket for any performance (apart from opening night) of ALL 3 shows, and the discount will be applied automatically once the third show has been selected. **
Company: Jon Hicks
Venue: Brighton Spiegeltent
Category: Kids and Youth
29 May 14:00 £10 [1hr]Plus booking fee
Performances of the fantastic, acts of the awesome & feats of the mundane. Mr Hicks, with death defying sidekick Frank the Dog, presents this unexpected, playful, funny, world of performing curios: Acrobatic toy elephants, chain reaction contraptions, magic chalk drawing…A one man cabaret of silent comedy, illusions, live art, magic, puppetry & the beautifully bizarre from a renowned, worldwide performer. “Sensational” The Stage