2022 Edinburgh Fringe

David Johnson Emerging Talent Award

David Johnson Emerging Talent Award
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8: Assembly George Square Theatre
Room: Gordon Aikman Theatre

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A mixed-bill comedy, cabaret and variety show to celebrate the life of maverick producer David Johnson who died in 2020. David was a fervent supporter of emerging and unique talent and his 'Fringe finds' included Graham Norton and Puppetry of the Penis. Featuring popular Fringe performers and the presentation of the inaugural David Johnson Emerging Talent Award. 'A theatre producer whose ebullient largesse and fearless eye for an off-kilter hit was rooted in the creative anarchy of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe' (Herald).

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Date Time Venue
28th Aug 2022 18:00 Assembly George Square Theatre (Gordon Aikman Theatre)

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