Giants Are Fjörd

Comedy (music, sketch show)

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  • Pleasance Courtyard - Baby Grand
  • 16:30
  • Aug 25
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 12+ (Restriction)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Fight in the Dog in association with United Agents
  • Warnings and additional info: -
  • Accessibility:
    Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years

Description

It's 2019. Iconic Norwegian Eurodance duo Fjörd are back. And they're recording a live studio album… In 2015, Fjörd released their chart-topping single, Forever Young Tonight Always. In 2016, they released their follow-up single, Always Young Forever Tonight, to chart-entering acclaim. Now, after a three year “sabbatical”, the legendary Scandinavian pop duo are back. And to celebrate, they're recording a new album… live. A new character hour from comedy double act Giants. ‘Fresh, original and superbly written and performed’ (Guardian). ‘Nothing short of genius’ (Telegraph). Writer's Guild Award nominees 2018. Musical Comedy Award winners 2017.

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General venue access

  • Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Via a driveway from the main road.
  • Wheelchair access type: Level Access

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


How and when to make an access booking

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  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Gary Faulds 93 days ago

Hands down the best duo I have ever seen. Like proper shut up and stop making me laugh it hurts. This is a show that shouldn’t have any tickets left. The stage presence of Jay Z with an Abba wig. This deserves as many 5 stars as possible!

Julie Phillips 94 days ago

Interesting 4 out of 5*

Lee Cross 103 days ago

Made me laugh. Brilliant from start to finish. Not seen before but would defo watch again.


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The Skinny (4/5 stars) 89 days ago

Giants are Fjörd is a prime example of adventurous performers relishing an Edinburgh Fringe crowd that expects an adventure. As the audience are led into the show they murmur with delight at the sight of a keyboard and a slowly rotating glitter ball. These murmurs become rapturous applause when Giants...

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Broadway Baby (5/5 stars) 94 days ago

Everything about Giants Are Fjörd, the Fringe favourite duo’s new show for 2019, is exciting. The entrance of the titular couple to the Pleasance Baby Grand past the queuing audience; the characterisation of Lars and Ulrich; their at times deeply loving and others venomously spiteful relationship; the story of their...

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The Scotsman (3/5 stars) 96 days ago

For anyone who remembers Armstrong and Miller's spoof Norwegian hair metal duo Strijka, Fjörd are their spiritual inheritors and scrub up very well in the comparison. ...

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The List (4/5 stars) 107 days ago

Naff charm and big 80s flourishes from 'Scandi' duo...

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