Brighton £5 Fringe is easy on the wallet

Graham Robson April 25, 2013

Brighton £5 FringeThis year’s Brighton Five Pound Fringe, a festival where no ticket costs more than a fiver, takes place between May 3 and June 3 throughout Brighton & Hove.

Now in its second year, the festival, which is run entirely through website and social media, is Britain’s first festival to operate without a brochure and includes a range of comedy, theatre and music events which will be easy on the wallet.

Events include:

• The inaugural bash with Brighton Beach Boys at The Lord Nelson Inn, Brighton on May 3 at 8pm

• Michael J Flexer’s theatre piece Compulsion at The Caxton Arms, Brighton on May 4 & 5 at 8pm

• Absurd comedy & theatre with Dave Suit at The Caxton Arms on May 8-10 at 8pm

• Doug Devaney’s theatre piece The Angina Monologue at Emporium Theatre, Brighton on May 9-12 at 8pm

• Terry Garoghan’s Shoestring Acoustic Cabaret at The Lord Nelson Inn, Brighton on May 10, 17 & 24

• Sam Hewitt’s Bargain Open Studio at The Workhaus, Hove on May 11 at 11am

• Double Header with Count Adriano Fettucini & Marion Deprez at The Lord Nelson Inn on May 11 & 12

• Comedy show Dave Mounfield’s Best of Enemies at the Komedia on May 12 & 19

• Music with The Shauna Parker Band – A Celebration of the music of Patsy Cline at Latest Music Bar on May 13 at 8pm and The Lord Nelson Inn on May 27 at 8pm

• Glen Berger’s theatre piece Underneath the Lintel at Emporium Theatre on May 15 & 17 at 8.30pm

• Brian Mitchell & Joseph Nixon’s theatre piece Seven Studies in Salesmanship at The Lord Nelson Inn on May 15, 16 & 19 at 8pm

Trumpton Comes Alive, a tribute to the music of Freddie Phillips at The Lord Nelson Inn on May 18 at 8pm

• Comedy with Adam Acidophilus at The Lord Nelson on May 26 at 8pm

• Robert Cohen’s theatre piece The Trials of Harvey Matusow at The Caxton Arms on May 27 & 28 at 8pm

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