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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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Project Art Works, the pioneering artist-led organisation using contemporary visual art to empower people with profound intellectual impairment, announces new collaborations with Bexhill's De La Warr Pavilion.
Vincent Dance Theatre – the Brighton-based dance company founded by choreographer and director Charlotte Vincent – is celebrating its 21st birthday this year in style as they head to Brighton Festival 2015. 
Agnès Varda – who made a very special personal appearance at Brighton Festival 2015 – is to receive an honorary Palme D'Or at Cannes this year in recognition of her career.
I love location specific events and always make a point of going to see any staged by The Brighton Festival. And I've never been let down. 
Following performances last summer of Red Ladies at the Southbank Centre and Margate Turner Contemporary gallery, the genre defying Clod Ensemble return with an intimate show, as part of Brighton Festival, with an original dark fairy tale at its heart.
1926: Houdini's right-hand man deals with the death of his boss. A half century later, a Blackpool joke shop proprietor takes on a wide-eyed young protégé. 
Harry Enfield and Paul Whitehouse have spent their long working partnership creating unique comedy characters for life on the small screen.
One of the highlights of Brighton Fringe 2015 is The State Vs John Hayes, a striking one-act play about the death penalty, a psychological thriller laced with dark humour.
Tommy hates everything: his home, his clothes, his fellow man, and most of all, his poverty. 
This year Writer and Director David Weedall, celebrates a record breaking 20th consecutive years at the Brighton Fringe, writing and directing his own work with actors from the Brighton area. 
Nutkhut, the leading outdoor performance company which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, is joining forces with City College Brighton and Hove's Acting & Dance department to stage a new production, Dr. Blighty, in the 2016 Brighton Festival. 
Once Pauline Fowler's love interest in EastEnders, Ray Brooks' career takes in writing, acting and voice-over work. 
Brighton Gay Men’s Chorus are set to go back to the Bond Age where an evil despot sets out to snatch their scoring secrets and crack the code of camp.
Dylan Moran - star of Black Books, Shaun of the Dead and Calvary - is back with his new stand up show Off The Hook at Brighton Dome this April.

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