Brighton Fringe: Three saws, one night

No, this is not a new Youtube phenomenon but a Wednesday evening at Brighton Fringe.

Brighton Fringe 2012: Not drowning, but raving

Aside from the torrential rain, the Great Escape music conference has hit the city, adding a huge injection of hipsters to the Fringe and Festival crowds.

Brighton Fringe, Week One

From Victorian Bathing machines to pop-up theatres

Now you don’t even have to leave the house to take part in the Fringe

Hot on the heels of the National Theatre, La Scala and Glyndebourne, who have enjoyed great success with their live performance broadcasts, this year’s Brighton Fringe offers several ways to get involved in the festival without even getting up off the sofa.

Private Lives, Brighton Fringe

With more than 681 events on the programme this year, the Brighton Fringe has had to get creative with venues. There’s a wealth of site-specific work on offer, from plays in an old prison cell to dance works at the swimming pool.

Dip Your Toe, Brighton Fringe

Just outside the Brighton Grand, on the shingly beach, sits a barnacle-encrusted, sea-green hut on wheels.

Why the Brighton Fringe remains the place to take risks

In a small theatre above a pub, performer Yvo Luna is demonstrating the various uses of a vibrator in the Victorian treatment of ‘hysteria’ (only one is the way you’d expect).

Immerse yourself in the Brighton Fringe

How to stay in touch with the latest Brighton Fringe events.

The rest is silence, Brighton Festival

Who knows what goes on behind closed doors? But for a rain-battered Brighton Festival banner on the gate you'd never guess that the nondescript lock-up on a industrial estate in Shoreham-by-Sea was playing host to one of the most eagerly anticipated theatre events of the year.

Brighton Fringe 2012: Let the fun begin

There is a collective hum of activity growing around Brighton at the moment.

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