A manipulator of everyday objects - with a meticulous character, with a delicate and outrageously neat and tidy nature - finds himself at the crossroads between object theatre, miniature circus and involuntary clowning.
A delicate, wordless show about the small obsessions of life. Those seemingly trivial fixations which, when fed by excessive attention to detail, can slowly but surely become unhealthy all-consuming manias which cause us to lose our minds completely. A man makes a cup of tea and eats a sweet. What can be more normal that that?
Founded in 2003, Compagnie Sacékripa has evolved from its early street theatre origins and success, integrating the skills and expertise of its artists in juggling, acrobatics and physicality into theatre productions of physical humour, charm and occasional well-meaning pathos.
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Dates & times
Tue 5 Feb, 9pm
Full price £15
Standard concessions (inc. student) £11
Other concession £9
* Multi-buy offer: book for multiple productions and save up to 25%
manipulate are offering a multi-buy ticket offer across all full price and concession price tickets to their performances (excludes Rising Voices, Snapshots, Testroom and Film Screenings).
Book 3 to 4 shows and save 10%
Book 5 to 6 shows and save 15%
Book 7 to 9 shows and save 20%
Book 10 shows or more and save 25%
Find the full list of performances here.
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No spoken dialogue