This wild and darkly comic journey takes you down the streets and back alleys of modern Dublin, from award-winning writer, Stewart Roche and ground-breaking young Irish theatre collective, The Corps Ensemble. This thrilling new play brings you to places you shouldn't go but want to while asking one question: how well do you really know yourself? Inspired by the world of Edgar Allen Poe.
A convict and a free man. An orbitoclast. A locked room. What could possibly go wrong? And also, what is an orbitoclast? Two old friends connect and collide /Righting the wrongs of the class-divide. But is psychosurgery the answer? Or do they just need to hug it out?
Do you seek purpose? Do you want to be one of the chosen few? Come, Friend, and join us for a once in a lifetime opportunity. From ONEOHONE Theatre Co, CULT is an interactive exploration of a phenomenon. Something is stirring. From beneath, it rises.
J is building a city. Held in a backyard for 17 years, J seems to finally be trying to make sense of the ordeal. Or maybe that's just what she's telling us. It's hard to tell, she just keeps building... Either way, something's screaming from inside.
Be bold, be bold, but not too bold, lest that your heart's blood should run cold.' By the company that brought you 'Peaceful' and 'A Curse of Saints', 'Mr Fox' is a brand new take on the gleefully horrific folk tale about a plucky young woman and her mysterious fiance
Notorious for their crimes, what if the likes of Charles Manson turned their 'talents' towards showbiz? Nevermore Theatre takes a stab at separating fame from infamy - all through song and dance of course! Sold out at Edinburgh Horror Festival (2018/2017), SKC is a must see for fans of true crime!
In a world where clowns were born to scare, one (accidentally) discovers what it means to make someone laugh. Previously vessels for comedy, tragedy and social commentary; horror has turned red noses into jump scares and Halloween costumes. Clown is here to take them back.
Creatures lurk in the darkness outside time. And you work for them. It's your job to cover up their existence, kill those who get too close, collect their dying screams and make the coffee.But you've got ideas... The great conspiracy is under new management.
We all have some evil in us: there is a Mr Hyde to our Dr Jekyll, a yin to our yang, a fig roll to our jaffa cake. Embrace your dark side and come to our evil lair for an hour of horror comedy you will never forget.
"He's Behind You!" combines the familiar fun of traditional Pantomime with the camp thrills of an -80s Slasher, starring a wealth of Drag talent. Expect a high body count, and a higher double entendre count, as Fairytale meets Scarytale. The most bloody fun this Halloween Season oh yes it is!
A modern re-telling of 'Dracula', where the Gothic Classic has been flung into a real time intimate drawing room setting. In this psychological thriller, Bram Stoker's novel is retold as a contemporary haunting tale of existential angst, nihilistic ambition, and toxic romance in the metropolis of London.... where everyone is lonely.
Thursday 17th, Friday 18th & Saturday 19th October
17th-18th: 9.45pm, 19th: 2.30pm
Pleasance Stage Space
£12 (£10 Concessions)
Three hauntings, from the past, future, and present.Three ghosts in the machine.Three uncanny stories, from the creators of UNBURIED, APRIL, and BADD.An evening to remember.Performed by Carrie ThompsonWritten and directed by Chris Lince Praise for UNBURIED: "Utterly, compulsively gripping. I don't think I've seen a more intelligently crafted show this year. ***** The Stage.
Five women. One cold case. A house of dolls. Three sisters travel home for the funeral of their father, the world's greatest dollmaker. With an unsolved case hanging over the family, they must work together to unearth dark secrets. An all-female, dark-comedy thriller that will delight fans of true crime.
Come down to Tittitutar town where things are not quite right. Something you can't quite put your finger on, but one journalist is determined to get to the bottom of it. Hearing about a lady with a little man inside her, he seeks her out and encounters the town's other peculiar oddbodds.
"Comedy geniuses" (Jeremy Vine) Megan from HR. present Children of the QuornTM, a new sketch show, complete with seance. A super-slick double-act sketch comedy with razor-sharp timing (ThreeWeeks), this an original, "wickedly smart" (TheatreWeekly) hour of comedy that will raise the roof and the dead.
THEY SAY THIS PLACE IS HAUNTED. So we stayed overnight, turned on our cameras, pointed our microphones into the dark and asked 'who's there?' In 'Last Orders' we present our findings - the uncanny, the unnatural and the unexplainable - as more than 600 years of history clamours to be heard.