23 January | 7pm // 24 - 25 & 27 - 31 January | 8pm
Beautifully mad physical comedy
Straight from a sold out Edinburgh Fringe comes award-winning Gaulier-trained clown Trygve Wakenshaw’s acclaimed physical comedy, KRAKEN. Beautifully strange stream-of-consciousness idiocy from the maker of last year’s smash hit SQUIDBOY.
Three outstanding sopranos embroiled in three one-act comic operas. Sara Macliver (with Brendan Hanson), Fiona McAndrew and Elisa Wilson explore the frustrating world of marriage proposals, blind dates and chocolate cake in a piazza, a gallery and a kitchen.
The internationally acclaimed master of lo-fi, off-beat, music-infused storytelling, Stuart Bowden returns with his latest invention. From the multi award-winning maker of She Was Probably Not A Robot, The Beast and Doctor Brown and His Singing Tiger.
This is River. She knows how to make the perfect vegemite toast. When she’s not selling her aluminium foil art outside Woolworths she writes Google poetry and attends strangers’ funerals. Written and performed by Claire Lovering, River is the story of a young woman, an old man and the magic of a wish chip.
A case of the grass always being greener triggers unsolicited advice as two best mates point out to one another how easy it would be if they could live the other’s life. How much judgement can a friendship stand?
Pedalling the pavements of Perth, this immersive one-on-one experience takes place on a custom made trike, resulting in a series of video portraits screened around the city. This is not a ticketed event – get out and discover the moment.
10 -14 February | 9.00pm // 17 - 21 February | 9.30pm
Ad-libbed 50s radio play
Four of the UK’s brightest comic talents join the twinkly fingers of a virtuoso musician to conjure, from nothing, a 50s-style comic radio play! Suspense, intrigue, villainy… all the hallmarks of classic adventures with one unique twist: this time the audience is in charge.
It’s 2am. The final bell for last orders has been rung. The (Hopeless) Modern Romantic sits at the dirty bar, whiskey in hand, watching the door for him. She’s just a girl, sitting in a bar, waiting for a boy…
In love the possibilities are infinite. Marianne is a physicist, Roland is a beekeeper. As they meet in a succession of scenes, we see the different ways their unlikely relationship could have turned out.
Only You Can Save Us is an explosion of optimism on a spaceship hurtling toward the planet of your dreams. Retro sci-fi meets cabaret, on a mission to stop the bad guy, find true love, and save the world … or die trying.
Moving On Inc. – specialising in the relocation and clean-up of deceased estates. But what happens when the clientele refuses to move on? In the remains of someone else’s life, Abby and Sam sit and wait. Even the living have unfinished business. A comedy about love, last words and the boxed-up past.
As the world is ripped apart, two ex-lovers find themselves forced together in an abandoned café with nowhere to hide. Together they find cold coffee, old wounds, biscotti, copyright law, and answers they never expected.