Omid Djalili: A Strange bit of History – Work in Progress


Comedian Omid Djalili returns to one of his earliest stage creations, an enthralling and hilarious storytelling piece recounting mystical experiences, astonishing claims, adventures and tragedies.
Omid Djalili: A Strange bit of History  Work in Progress at Soho Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Comedy
Venue: Soho Theatre
Started: Monday 17 February 2020
Closed: Saturday 22 February 2020
Running time:1 hr 00 mins
Age suitability: 16+

Synopsis


Comedian Omid Djalili returns to one of his earliest stage creations, an enthralling and hilarious storytelling piece recounting mystical experiences, astonishing claims, adventures and tragedies set against the backdrop of tumultuous expectation for a Promised One in Persia, 1844.


Omid portrays a rich diversity of tragic and comic characters in this revival to mark the bicentenary of the birth of the Prophet Founder of the Baha'i Faith.


A Strange Bit of History was first performed at the 1993 Edinburgh Festival, where it won the Spirit of the Fringe Award.


Over the next four years it was performed 109 times in 12 different countries.


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Dates


Previews from:Monday 17 February 2020

Closes:Saturday 22 February 2020

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑15pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑15pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑15pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑15pm

Friday ‑ 7‑15pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑15pm


Matinee:
Saturday - 4-00pm

Tickets


Standard:
From £17

Cast


Omid Djalili

Creatives


Production: Bound & Gagged Comedy

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