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London based 8fold theatre company are presenting their new play, The Door, at this year's Brighton Fringe thanks to a successful campaign with online crowdfunding site PleaseFund.Us.

by: Mike Cobley
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In heart-warming, family-drama Watercolor Postcards, actor Jonathan Banks shows his softer side as homely, small-town barkeep Ledball. The Breaking Bad star talks childhood, values and his joy at reprising the role of Mike for Better Call Saul.
Steve Punt, Charlie Condou and Philip Franks are set to star as The Narrator in The Rocky Horror Show, which visits Brighton, next month.
The Closer We Get is a powerful and exquisitely-shot autobiographical portrait of loyalty, broken dreams and redemption told by its director, reluctantly-dutiful daughter Karen Guthrie, who takes you under the skin of the household she returns to for this long goodbye.
He is best known for playing socially inappropriate and hopeless-in-love anti-heroes. From Gary Strang in Men Behaving Badly to the eponymous lead in Doc Martin . The real Martin Clunes however, is far more charming and lucky in love…
Brighton Dome's annual season of boundary-breaking audio-visual work - earsthetic - has been awarded £3,000 by the PRS for Music Foundation, the UK's leading charitable funder of new music and talent development across all genres.
From this week Glyndebourne is offering an expanded programme of backstage tours to give an insight into the history and workings of its internationally-famous opera house. 
Brighton Sherlock fans will be able to take a trip to their local cinema to see the eagerly anticipated special of Sherlock: The Abominable Bride.
Fans of Alan Partridge have reason to rejoice as Brighton resident Steve Coogan is resurrecting his legendary character in 2016. After the success of the movie Alpha: Papa and the original run of Mid-Morning Matters episodes, there is more Alan coming our way.
Julian Fellowes and celebrity sculptor Frances Segelman explain why they are joining forces to raise awareness of the Stroke Association by creating a clay sculpture of the Downton Abbey creator.
James Acaster, who brings his hit Edinburgh Fringe comedy show ‘Represent' to Brighton next month, has quickly established himself as one of the most distinctive and brilliant young comedians of his generation. 
Remember that film about the lonely, small-time boxer who got by doing muscle work for a neighbourhood loan shark? Everything about his life resonated 'underdog' – he was even left-handed. 
South East Dance is bringing dance to the streets of Brighton as part of Space To Dance, a campaign to generate awareness and support for The Dance Space, a new home for dance in the heart of the Circus Street Market regeneration area.
Fondly referred to by the Metropolitan Police as 'general rabble-rouser' and 'alleged comedian', the very same Mark Thomas has created Trespass, which carries on from where his previous show 100 Acts of Minor Dissent left off. 
Noel Fielding, best known for playing Vince Noir in The Mighty Boosh, is proud to have retained his child-like view of the world.

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