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The Human Mating Dance is a set of 6 short plays, each of which features 2 or 3 characters. There are, consequently, a lot of performers, since they don’t overlap in the roles. And so there’s a contrast between the … Continue reading
By Michael Spring It has perhaps crossed every performer’s mind to fantasise about taking a chainsaw to his audience, but it’s not everyone that makes that fantasy part of their performance. This, and much more “dark” besides, is part of … Continue reading
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
Innovative sketch cultists MegMeg present a new hour of odd sketches for odd people, 15-17 August, Hen and Chickens, 109 St Paul’s Rd, London N1 2NA. MegMeg is the world’s fastest-growing charitable organisation to be certified “not a cult” by experts. … Continue reading
Mask-comedy troupe HunkyPunk return to Camden Fringe with a comic nightmare Kunst? 17-21 August at 7.30pm, The Lion and Unicorn in Kentish Town, London. Kunst? represents the next step in HunkyPunk’s evolution: it combines the theatrical equivalent of cartoon with … Continue reading
Each has a story, each a woe, each is scabrous yet tender, ribald yet plangent, Reprehensible Men are coming to Tristan Bates Theatre, 15-20 August at 9.15pm. Reprehensible Men has a cast of five and is written by Dan Horrigan, … Continue reading