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Adelaide Fringe: Shows I Saw...

It's been an incredible time, bringing Richard Di Gregorio: On Time to Adelaide.

I haven't been to Adelaide for their Fringe festival before, but it makes the whole city so alive and vibrant and I've seen lots of amazing shows while I've been here.

In order of seeing them...

THIS IS IT - the audience enters a press conference for a new Australian film. We are the press and we are invited to ask the stars of the film questions about the film we've just seen. Except, of course, we haven't seen the film - just some teaser trailers. Improv fun!

BABUSHKA - four amazing sopranos from Brisbane, having fun with pop songs and arias and flirting with the audience. I wandered into the Dragonfly bar randomly at 8pm on Wednesday night to this delightful cabaret show. And now I keep running into the girls everywhere. (I am not stalking them!)

AWAKE - Fleur Kilpatrick's two short plays are poetry on stage, both through the use of language and the simple, elegant set. A stron…