Comedy Fringe

Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho

A dominating figure in The Commons and on the stage, Jon Brittain and Matt Tedford have scrubbed the rust off the Iron Lady to bring her back for another year of comedy brilliance. The former Prime Minister (portrayed by Tedford) returns with Queen of Soho, which first arrived at the Fringe in 2014. Four years […]


‘Darkest Hour’ perpetrates a dangerous blending of historical fact and fiction

Joe Wright’s Darkest Hour is another in a long line of historical films centred around World War II. What marks this film as different, however, is the amount of critical acclaim it has garnered, with Gary Oldman’s performance as Winston Churchill receiving both the Golden Globe Award and Academy Award for Best Actor. Darkest Hour […]