I want to see … some history at Brighton Fringe 2019

I want to see… some history at Brighton Fringe 2019








Those of you interested in history, from most points on the timeline if posterity have plenty of choice at this year’s Fringe.

History is often explored through theatre, musicals and comedy, as well as talks and a bit of film and cabaret. Here are a few of our highlights.

I want to see…

 Ensonglopedia of British History

… a highly entertaining, educational, musical British history show. Then see Ensonglopedia of British History

… the tales of some of the most enigmatic and misunderstood women throughout history. Then see Herstory

… a show about the First World War. Then see Conflict of Interest.

… an “absurd multimedia pelt through the history of everything”. Then see Daniel Nils Roberts: The History of the World in 1 Hour

… some local history. Then see Notorious Women of Hove or see Notorious Women of Brighton

… a musical telling the story of Timpson the high street locksmith. then see Timpson: the Musical

… some theatre exploring medieval history. Then see The Turbulent Priest

… family history, culture clashes, community spirit and plenty of calamities in an uplifting multi-media stand-up show. Then see The Yank is a Manc! My Ancestors and Me

… a maritime theatre piece. Then see Canvas & Rum

… a show for the whole family. Then see The Extraordinary Time-Travelling Adventures of Baron Munchhausen.

We’ll be updating this page in the run up to, and during the Fringe.

Paul Levy

Here is our full Brighton Fringe coverage.