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Brighton Fringe Essential Social Media Directory

Can it get any more helpful and essnetial than this? Here’s our growing directory of Twitter names to help you communicate, promote and shout your news during @BrightonFringe.

Help us keep the directory accurate and uptodate by tweeting additions and corrections @fringereview or via antique-mail to gubbins@fringereview.co.uk.

Read our article on Fringe Tweetiquette.

The Directory

Now with added Facebook!

Brighton Fringe Tweeters

@JulianCaddy – the ever accessible head of Brighton Fringe, retweets with generosity

Press Tweeters

@BrightonSource – listings and features magazine, strong on music



@mathildia – reviewer for FringeGuru
@CatherineMeek – reviewer for FringeGuru

@fringereview – our main tweeting channel for all things Fringe
@cats3000 – FringeReview’s editor, Paul Levy
@VivEgan41 – Fringereview’s Brighton editor

@GuardianStage – occasional Brighton mentions
@lyngardner – from The Guardian (you can try your luck!)

@theipaper – Brighton Fringe’s media partner, the mini Independent

@latestbrighton – Latest 7 magazine
@LatestAndrew – Andrew Kay – reviewer and writer
@latestbill – Bill Smith – the bg cheese
@latestvicky – Vicky Nangle (reviews theatre and comedy)

@lovethefringe – texted reviews

@thenewcurrent – reviews, previews and interviews

@thepublicreviews –  – reviews, previews and interview



@YourFringeGuide – The latest news and reviews from the Brighton Fringe and Edinburgh Fringe in 140 characters or less

Radio and TV Tweeters

@bchr – Brighton and Hove Community Radio
@BBCSussex and @BBC_Sussex
@MelitaRadio – Radio coverage in Brighton
@LatestTVBtn – Latest TV who cover the Fringe
@sussexandsurrey – news from Heart Sussex
@thisisheart – Heart Sussex

Brighton Listers, Retweeters and Shouters

@BHcitynews – Brighton and Hove News
@BHfeed – good retweeter of Brighton and Hove news
@bncalendar – online events calendar and events retweeters
@BrightonRag – features and news
@cultureactive – some arts tweeting and retweeting
@GayTheatre – LBGT theatre tweets
@popupbrighton – pop up venues and arts projects
@uniofbrighton – University of Brighton

Main Brighton Fringe Venues

@brighton_little  Brighton Little Theatre

@carolinepub – Caroline of Brunswick
@concorde_2 –  The Concorde – comedy and music venue

@emporiumbton- the new Emporium is called 88 London Road

@nvt_brighton – New Venture Theatre
@NGTheatre – The Nightingale Theatre

@ropetackleart – Ropetackle, Shoreham@sweetvenues
@TOMvenue – The Old Market

Festivals In Parallel and within the Fringe

@brightfest – Brighton Festival

@FamilyFringeBN1 – Family shows in association with @chldfriendlybtn

@freefringefest – Laughing Horse’s main tweetery
@lhcomedy – Laughing Horse comedy
@pinkfringeuk – Tweeting to Brighton’s LBGT theatre community

Onward Venues

Often Fringe festivals and venues who you will be playing after the Fringe in Brighton will tweet and retweet you. They also have many followers often checking into Brighton Fringe.

@bedfringe – if you are Bedford Fringe bound
@billbuffery – if your show is bound for Barnstaple Theatre Fest
@edfringe – if you are heading to Edinburgh
@forestfringe – free fringe in Edinburgh and London
@fringenyc – New York Fringe
@oxfringe – if you are Oxfringe bound
@TheatreFestND – Barnstaple Theatrefest
@underthefringe – major venue in Buxton and now Oxford

Key Facebook Pages

Brighton Fringe – main Facebook page

Brighton Fringe – participant page

Pink Fringe – LBGT Fringe


Absolute Brighton Magazine

The Argus – newspaper

BBC Southern Counties Radio

Brighton and Hove Community Radio

Brighton Source Magazine

Brighton What’s On and here

Broadway Baby

Juice FM

Latest 7

Radio Reverb

The Stage

Total Theatre Magazine


Brighton VIsitor

Guide 2Brighton

We Love Brighton


 More to come.