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Putting the “Fun” In…Families get the Fringe Treatment

Sunday, July 27th, 2014
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It’s almost that time again—time for the world of the arts to descend on Edinburgh, Scotland for the single largest international cultural scene of the

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Meaning Well but Raising Hell in Chalk Farm

Friday, May 30th, 2014
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“We’re not making history. We’re just having a laugh.” “Looting is what you get when you tell people you’re worth what you can buy but

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The Boat Factory

Saturday, June 29th, 2013
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“Build me straight. O worthy Master! Staunch and strong, a goodly vessel That shall laugh at all disaster, And with wave and whirlwind wrestle!” Henry

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Alexandra Mathie as Hilda and Frances Grey as Amy in Neighbourhood Watch - photo by Karl Andre Photography

Welcome to the Neighborhood—Not!

Thursday, December 8th, 2011
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Is there anything more dangerous – or funnier – than self-righteous extremists? Yes, those who live in a gated community, as Alan Ayckbourn deftly demonstrates

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Fascinating Aida – Absolutely Miraculous

Friday, December 25th, 2009
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Fascinating Aida is…a cross between Absolutely Fabulous (Ab-Fab) and Tom Lehrer. (For those of you too young to remember the latter, he was a master

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