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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
After Dark Matter last year’s sold out performance that was supported by the Arts Council of England, Vertebra returns to Etcetera Theatre with Oscar a brand new puppetry performance that explores queer identity through visual imagery and devised texts inspired … Continue reading
“MacBeth gone wrong”, “Shakespeare meets Monty Python”, “panto in verse” – however you describe it we want it – and it’s at The Cockpit, 15-27 August, as part of Camden Fringe. MacDeth! received nothing but glowing adulation from critics and … Continue reading
This Man Right Here is a new play which takes an unflinching look at the modern male, Hen and Chickens, 22-25 August, 9pm, as part of Camden Fringe. If there’s a crisis of masculinity, then Adam is its poster-boy. Like … 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