Mr Potsunen's Peculiar Slice of Life

London theatre news: Monday 3 July 2017

London Fringe - Multi-art

More tickets just released for this show at the Print Room - Japanese comedian, playwright and performing artist Kentaro Kobayashi presents his unusual slice of life between 5 and 8 July 2017.

Returning to London by popular demand, Mr Potsunen's Peculiar Slice of Life is a stage show by the award-winning performing artist from Tokyo, Kentaro Kobayashi, who portrays the mysterious 'Mr Potsunen'.

In case your Japanese is a bit rusty, 'potsunen' means being terribly lonely.

Mr Potsunen lives a hauntingly lonely life and is obsessed with totally unimportant things and works really hard at things that are seemingly trivial.

For him, everything he does is just a part of his everyday life, but for the audience, it may be funny, beautifully sad and perhaps a bit peculiar.

Featuring his original animations and manga-style drawings as a part of the scenic design, Mr Kobayashi invites the audience to his picturesque world where one-man show, art and magic are carefully merged together to form an act of humour and grace.

Being a writer, manga artist and performer, Kentaro realised the entire show by himself and his extremely imaginative and magical piece of work captivated the London audience in 2015.

Mr Potsunen's Peculiar Slice of Life at Print Room

Image: Print Room


Print Room

The Coronet

103 Notting Hill Gate

London W11 3LB


5 to 8 July 2017


Standard: £20-£28

Concessions: £16-£23

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