The Fire Raisers

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Described by many as an epic parable-comedy, it tells the story of two arsonists disguised as door-to-door salesmen who talk their way into Gottleib Biedermann's house.
The Fireraisers at Hen and Chickens Theatre

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Overview


Genre: Comedy
Venue: Hen and Chickens Theatre
Started: Tuesday 6 November 2018
Closed: Saturday 17 November 2018
Running time:1 hr 15 mins
Age suitability: Not available

Synopsis


Award winning company Theatre of Heaven & Hell presents "The Fireraisers" by Max Frisch with original songs and live music.


Described by many as an epic parable-comedy, it tells the story of two arsonists disguised as door-to-door salesmen who talk their way into Gottleib Biedermann's house.


The Fireraisers reminds us of the dark allegory that "Today's bad ideas are tomorrow's disasters …".


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Theatre


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Postal address:
109 St Paul's Road
Islington
London N1 2NA

Box office tel: 020 7704 2001

Box office email: Send Mail

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Dates


Previews from:Tuesday 6 November 2018

Press night:Thursday 8 November 2018

Closes:Saturday 17 November 2018

Performance days & times


Evening:

Tuesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Wednesday ‑ 7‑30pm

Thursday ‑ 7‑30pm

Friday ‑ 7‑30pm

Saturday ‑ 7‑30pm


Matinee:
-

Tickets


Standard:
£12

Concessions:
£10

Cast


Gottleib Beidermann - Darren Ruston

Anna/ Chorus - Elena Clements

Jospeh Schmitz/ Chorus - Marius Clements

Babette Beidermann/ Widow Knetchling/ Chorus - Angela Loucaides

Wilhelm Eisenring/ Chorus - Jake W Francis

Policeman/ Doctor of Philosophy/ Chorus - Brian Eastty

Leader of the chorus - Nicholas Bright


Creatives


Author: Max Frisch
Composer: Michael Ward
Lyricist: Michael Ward
Director: Michael Ward
Production: Theatre of Heaven & Hell

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