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The Unlimited Festival blog engages with artists, producers and audience at one of the biggest exposures of Disability Arts ever to happen in London. Coinciding with the Paralympic games, the festival runs from 30 August – 9 September, 2012

Nina Muehlemann reviews Mat Fraser's burlesque show 'Criptease'

2 September 2012

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a photograph of performer Mat Fraser dressed in a black leather jacket and thong

The Southbank Centre’s Clore Ballroom is packed, and there is a constant stream of people who still look for a good space, even if it means sitting on the floor. As Mat Fraser enters the stage, singing and dressed in a dandy-esque suit, the Clore Ballroom is instantly transformed into a hip up-market night club, which is quite a feat, considering that the space is mostly populated by playing children during the day, while their mummies are having a cup of coffee. BSL interpreter Jaqui...

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