One Green Bottle


Boo, Bo and Pickle have all made plans tonight. But someone has to stay home and look after Princess. A portrait of a disconnected family on a self-destructive course in this satirical comedy about consumerism and technology in a 'selfie' society.
One Green Bottle at Soho Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Comedy
Venue: Soho Theatre
Started: Friday 27 April 2018
Closed: Saturday 19 May 2018
Running time:1 hr 20 mins
Age suitability: 14+

Background


The European premiere of an absurd comedy from the team behind the international hit The Bee.


Renowned Japanese writer, performer and Artistic Director of the Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre Hideki Noda paints a portrait of a disconnected family on a self-destructive course in this satirical comedy about consumerism and technology in a 'selfie' society.


Starring Hideki himself, Olivier Award-winning actor and director Kathryn Hunter and Glyn Pritchard in an English translation adapted by Will Sharpe.


With music and soundscape influenced by traditional Japanese Noh and Kabuki performed live by legendary Japanese Kabuki musician Denzaemon Tanaka XIII.


Synopsis


Boo, Bo and Pickle have all made plans tonight.


But someone has to stay home and look after Princess.


People are waiting, start times are looming.


No one's budging and petty bickering soon spirals into a ludicrous battle of wills and, possibly, the end of the world.


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Dates


Previews from:Friday 27 April 2018

Closes:Saturday 19 May 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 7‑15pm

Tuesday ‑ 7‑15pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑15pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑15pm

Friday ‑ 7‑15pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑15pm


Matinee:

Saturday - 2-30pm

Thursday - 2-30pm (10 May)


Tickets


Standard:
From £10

Cast


Kathryn Hunter - Father

Glyn Pritchard - Daughter

Hideki Noda - Mother

Denzaemon Tanaka - Music


Creatives


Author: 

Hideki Noda

Will Sharpe (English Translation adaptation)


Composer: Denzaemon Tanaka the XIII
Director: Hideki Noda
Set designer: Yukio Horio
Costume designer: Kodue Hibino
Lighting: Christoph Wagner
Sound: Marihiko Hara
Video designer: Shutaro Oku
Production: Tokyo Metropolitan Theatre and Soho Theatre in association with Noda Map

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