Tony Hudd rom the jazz night at TT will be joined by fingerstyle wizard Dave Reay and rock guitarist Jeff Butt. Gay Reay & Alexandra Gracheva will be singing and Andy Wall will be on double bass and bass guitar.
Self Helpless! is a show filled with insights that will help you get through life providing you have good looks, no opinions, and can tap dance.
Sandra Hale is a self help guru like no other. In fact she’s no guru at all. She’s survived. That’s enough.
Sandra has been a professional actor for many years appearing on various TV series and commercials (currently featured in the Virgin Games commercial as a laundrette worker!). She decided to have ‘a go’ at stand up comedy 4 years ago and hasn’t looked back since. This year she did her debut solo show in Edinburgh and had some wonderful feedback from reviewers and audience alike
Sandra Hale : Self Helpless
More info can be found on her website www.sandrahalecomedy.com
Sarah Blanc recounts her past dating life through the songs of her first love – Jason Donovan. Presented in a lecture-style format, alongside a cardboard cut-out Jason, she offers important life lessons for those with too many broken hearts, through dance, theatre, comedy & a whole lot of lycra. Nothing can divide us with Sarah to guide us.
“Blanc’s personality is a mixture of a close friend that never takes your dating advice and the parts of ourselves that we’re embarrassed to admit.” (Jason Ed fringe, no more workhouse blog)
“Performer Sarah Blanc showed flawless comic timing throughout this hilarious and original piece that kept the audience hanging off her every ’80s-inspired movement.” (Vikki Vile)
“This is definitely the most fun you’ll have at a dance show during this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival.” ( 5 star review from Cloud Dance Festival review of Jason @ Ed Fringe)
Broken folk’ duo Lunatraktors (GB) fuse body percussion, harmonic singing, tap-dance and live looping to create dark, playful re-workings of the archive. Weaving traditional ballads with influences from contemporary music and theatre, Lunatraktors strip folk back to its raw elements to discover complex, polyrhythmic landscapes guaranteed to raise your spirits.
Prepare yourself for the festive season with a selection of Celtic Christmas tunes beautifully sung by performers whose work spans across Theatre, Cabaret and International Music Festivals. This relaxing evening of yuletide song by candle light is guaranteed to put you in the Christmas mood.
Featuring Caitlin Downie (Soprano), Tad Sargent (bodhran) and Sarah Bodalbhai (piano)
“Janet” follows the life of a young woman from conception to tragic-comic end. “Janet” is a light-hearted look at our dreams and fears.Janet herself is represented by a lump of uncooked bread dough, other members of the cast are represented by other paraphernalia. This show is a scratch performance.