RING MASTERS

International circus stars demonstrate their superpowers at the Fringe, with feats of endurance not for the faint-hearted Words Anna Rieser Black Blues Brothers Combining the classic tunes of The Blues Bro...

LATE BLOOMERS!

Weekly Award for Best Comedy at Adelaide Fringe Winner 2019 Words Anna Rieser Tell us about your show? Scotlaaaaaand! Our show is pure joy and silliness. A rip-roaring hour of hilarity mixed in with some...

THE NIGHT: HENRY NAYLOR

Three-time Fringe First Winner  Tell us about the show The Nights is a two-handed epic which grapples the thorny issue of ‘what to do with returning jihadis.’ Hopefully, we’ve got a gripping story, here. Th...

ROSE MATAFEO

2019 BEST COMEDY SHOW AWARD Words Anna Rieser Tell us about your new show. Every show we have special guests from the festival and improvise a short monologue, which serves as the inspiration for scenes that...

MOON SHADOW

Two empowering Fringe shows are hoping to teach kids that women can reach for the stars or even walk on the Moon  Words MARK FISHER     It’s the morning of the first performance of Valentina’s Galaxy, and d...

Sofie’s Choice

Shed the shame, not the pounds, says Danish comedian Sofie Hagen Words Claire Smith     So many people came up to Sofie Hagen after her comedy shows asking for advice that she decided to write a self-help boo...

Fish Out of Water

A new resident shakes up the status quo in this wordless Gallic Gagfest Words Mark Fisher We’re in the restaurant of the Théâtre du Rond-Point in Paris where the cast and crew of Fishbowl have settled in for ...

Lucy Porter

Festival Favourites Words Kate Copstick    Did you always want to be a stand-up? Goodness me, no! When I was at primary school I was determined to be a nun someday. Then I lost my faith, but I still wanted t...

Andrew Maxwell

Festival Favourites Words Claire Smith So what’s your show about? I always get to the point, usually about two months before the Fringe of thinking:  ‘What am I going to talk about?’ and then I go:  ‘It’s O...

Crying With Laughter

Award-winning newcomer Sarah Keyworth says she’s slowly turning into her dad. But does that mean she can still have a good cry? Words GAYLE ANDERSON    Sarah Keyworth has a strong suit game. I’d admired the N...