A massive thank you to Hannah Nicklin for making this lovely video.
An evening that really had to be seen to be appreciated, the Forest Fringe was like tumbling down the rabbit hole – initially totally confusing, but once I left my reservations behind, and just gave into the madness. It was a novel, unique and memorable evening. If ever the Fringe crew are back in town, I suggest you leave any expectations of normality at the door and get involved.
What was it like?Like being a kid, let loose in a sweet shop full of tantalising choices… Much better than sweets. You can gorge on Forest Fringe and never get sick, or tired of the flavours.
In London on the 2 & 3 April we’ll be working with our long-time supporters BAC, using a dizzying array of spaces scattered across the beautiful Old Town Hall in Battersea.In Glasgow on the 16 & 17 April we’ll be with The Arches in their epic subterranean maze of railway arches beneath Central Station.In Swansea on the 24 & 25 April we’ll be sharing an unusual space with National Theatre Wales’ Assembly programme as part of their month of events in the city.And Finally in Bristol on the 8 & 9 May we’ll be helping launch the brilliant Mayfest by taking over the whole of Bristol’s legendary Old Vic Theatre, from stages to workshops to backstage corridors and other hidden corners of the building.
We know of course that all you brilliant people will be keen to spend almost every waking hour hanging out with us in Leith this August, but apparently there’s a whole festival out there to explore and with that in mind we thought we’d give you some suggestions of things we’re really looking forward to […]
This year at the Edinburgh Festival we’re hosting Rosana Cade’s beautiful piece Walking:Holding. Walking:Holding is an interactive performance that leads you along a carefully designed route through the city in the hands of local strangers. It is a gentle meditation on intimacy, sexuality, difference and acceptance. The show will run for four days on the 20, […]