5 questions: Melvin Brown Brown
This article is from 2009.
Channelling the spirits of Ray Charles and Sammy Davis Jr in his singin’, dancin’ and joke-packed shindig, Movin’ Melvin Brown Brown could battle with his late namesake, James, to be the hardest working man in show business. Here he shows the capital some love
5 words to describe your show
Soulful, upbeat, entertaining, energetic, magic.
4 shows you’re looking forward to seeing in Edinburgh this August
Soweto Gospel Choir, Flamenco Jazz Late Night, Stephen K Amos, Mervyn Stutter.
3 things you love about Edinburgh in August
Possibility of sunshine, possibility of 5-star reviews, possibility of finding great shows.
2 things you hate about Edinburgh in August
1 word that sums up how you feel about performing
New Town Theatre, 7–30 Aug (not 17), 8.15pm, £12–£13 (£11–£13). Previews until 6 Aug, £7.50