To find out more about Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 and the spotlights, please see the introductory article.
Next up in our Spotlight feature is Lula Del Ray, which plays Edinburgh Festival until 28 August 2017. I caught up with the company:
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It’s time to put a German back in charge – not as an homage to Hitler, but someone who is camp as Christmas, bursting with energy and quick wit. Someone who can do the splits, play piano & accordion and whip up a crowd into a fabulous frenzy – I bet Hitler couldn’t do all that. It’s Hans’ turn – Mein Camp is his cabaret guidebook version, his manifesto. We’d vote for him.
As a comedian, Tamar Broadbent is gorgeously awkward and real. Her brand of musical comedy may not deal with the big social, political or economic issues going on in the world today, but that makes it no less relevant to a millennial audience. Body confidence and acceptance of non-stereotypes are the order of the day here, but they’re done with a smile and a couple of major chords. Broadbent asks us to Get Ugly and she won’t take no for an answer.