Fat Jewels

5 star rating

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A South Yorkshire council estate. Pat's having strange dreams. He can't shake them. He's gone round to Danny's for a chat and some healthy advice. A play about disenfranchisement and anger, coercion and abused authority.
Fat Jewels at Hope Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Black comedy
Venue: Hope Theatre
Started: Tuesday 3 July 2018
Closed: Saturday 21 July 2018
Running time:To be confirmed
Age suitability: 18+

Background


Fat Jewels is a dark and surreal tragi-comedy about two lonely, repressed and marginalized individuals in a very hot room.


It's a play about disenfranchisement and anger, coercion and abused authority.


Fat Jewels was written by Joseph Skelton (The Noctambulist, winner Best New Writing, Durham Drama Festival) and directed by Luke Davies (The Chemsex Monologues, nom. Best Ensemble, Off West End Awards).


A Raving Mask Theatre production.


Raving Mask's most recent production, The Conductor, has toured around the UK and Europe and was the winner of the Jonathan Beecher award.


Synopsis


A South Yorkshire council estate.


Pat's having strange dreams.


He can't shake them.


He's gone round to Danny's for a chat and some healthy advice.


Lonely and dangerous, Danny insists that what Pat needs is a therapy programme of Danny's own making, involving cricket bats and trips to the zoo …


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Theatre


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Postal address:
207 Upper Street
Islington
London N1 1RL

Box office tel: 0333 666 3366

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Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 3 July 2018

Press night:Thursday 5 July 2018

Closes:Saturday 21 July 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑45pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑45pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑45pm

Friday ‑ 7‑45pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑45pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£15

Concessions:
£12

Cast


Danny - Robert Walters

Pat - Hugh Train


Creatives


Author: Joseph Skelton
Director: Luke Davies
Set designer: Andrew Skelton
Production: Luke Davies and Joseph Skelton, Raving Mask Theatre

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