Tag Archives: August

Naughty nuns want to revolutionise the church and smoking rights – until they find a sex tape

Take three smoking nuns who want to revolutionise the church, add incriminating videotapes, a fetish for crochet and a tale of blackmail and you have the recipe for Perform and Give’s debut production, Nuns. Nuns, Friday 26 , Saturday 27 … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare has been kidnapped – will Hamlet, Macbeth, Ophelia and Brutus come to his rescue?

Oberon’s gone mad. We’re talking full-on Hamlet. The fairy king of Midsummer has kidnapped William Shakespeare, director of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Shakespearean Heroes International Evil Lessening Division) and his mischievous sidekick Puck has brought him the Infinity Quill. A quill unlike any … Continue reading

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Online dating play Swipe devised from a survey of women around the world

Surveys normally drive everyone mad but there is now a play at Camden Fringe devised as the result of a survey! Swipe, 18-21 August, Hen and Chickens, was devised from a survey sent out by the playwright to capture the experiences of … Continue reading

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An Audience with Harry Deansway is a funny true-life fable on failure

An Audience with Harry Deansway is a show for anyone who’s been sued three times, fired from every job they’ve ever had and run their own nationally distributed comedy magazine that got £30,000 in debt. This tragi-comic true life fable … Continue reading

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We are not alone – prepare yourself for alien invasion with a handy workshop!

To prepare for imminent alien arrival on Earth, citizens are required to attend a very important workshop, We Are Not Alone, 20-21 August and 27-28 August at Hen and Chickens. It is led by astrobiologist Dr Alex Parker and military specialist Captain … Continue reading

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The London Olympics in 1948 were The Austerity Games with rationing and pigeons

It has been estimated that more than £3.8bn of taxpayers’ money is being spent on the Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil, while protestors claim this could have been used to improve the lives of the poorest in the city. However 68 years … Continue reading

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Forget Poldark! Here comes Postman Kat and the real Cornwall

What if Postman Pat was a young, disgruntled woman growing up in Cornwall? Meet Postman Kat, Tuesday 16 August at 9.30pm at Canal Cafe Theatre, is an interactive comedy in all things Cornish. Forget Poldark, let Postman Kat show you the … Continue reading

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