Productions at Etcetera Theatre Sep/Oct 2011
Productions announced for September and part of October, at the Etcetera Theatre, a fringe venue in Camden, north London.
6 to 11 Sep 2011
Save Our Bones, by So it Goes... Theatre Company. It is a common adage that not everyone lives, but that everyone dies. SAVE OUR BONES, is a one-act double bill compromising of two shows that deal directly with mortality in 'thoughtful, but provocative ways': That’s the Spirit and Excess Deductible. 'These 2 scripts are distinct in tone but similar in essence, providing a remarkable blend of physical and literary styles.' That’s the Spirit is an energetic but unorthodox view of the afterlife, told with an absurdist twist, remote from reality. Excess Deductible aims a sharp assault at overpopulation, medical advancements and compounding healthcare costs.
13 to 18 Sep 2011
Alternative, by Trent Burton. Stuck between a doctor new to the job, a nagging girlfriend, an infatuated fellow patient and a meddling homeopath sister, it's a battle on all fronts, and it is up to Will to decide who to trust, and at what cost.
20 to 25 Sep 2011
J'ai Deux Amors: The Josphine Baker Story , by Cush Jumbo. Paris 1926... Josephine Baker is 20 year old. The most photographed (and one of the highest paid) women in the world, she is recording music, beginning to movies and making the cover of Vogue. She is the darling of the French who are fascinated for with things ‘Negritude’ and ‘Africanique’. Josephine stepped off the boat from New York into just the right place and the right time...
30 Sep to 2 Oct 2011
The Spy And The Femme Fatale, by David Weedall. produced by Second Impression Co. MI6 has never been more active, but in a shady world of espionage can every British spy be trusted?
4 to 9 Oct 2011
The Shadow translated by Elisaveta Fen from original text by Evgeny Schwartz. In a land where nothing is as it seems Christian-Theodore enters into the world of the strange and bizarre towns folk. As he is caught up in their fairytales and legends will he escape with his life or succumb to the shadows that haunt him? A dark and twisted fairytale set in the deepest shadow where the company explores who is to be trusted in society.