Shows at London theatres


London Fringe - Black comedy


We have 8 shows listed.

A Bench at the Edge

Upcoming

Black comedy

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In the style of Theatre of the Absurd, two strangers meet on a bench at the edge of an abyss and contemplate their chosen paths. Is there life beyond the void? What is drawing them closer and closer to the edge? Will they take the 'heroic dive'?


Mites

Playing now

Black comedy

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A sinister exploration of the manipulation that lies beneath relationships, in particular of those who are mentally vulnerable in society.


On McQuillan's Hill

Upcoming

Black comedy

Finborough Theatre
Rural Northern Ireland, 1999. Fra Maline, proud IRA man, returns home - released early from prison under the Good Friday Agreement - and to celebrate his daughter throws a welcome home celebration at the local community hall on McQuillan's Hill.


Penetrator

Upcoming

Black comedy

The Lion & Unicorn Theatre
Max and Alan are spending another night in their squalid flat. When Tadge, an old school friend, arrives unexpectedly from military service, his troubling behaviour sets in motion an evening that none of them will ever forget.


The Beauty Queen Of Leenane

Upcoming

Black comedy

Queen's Theatre Hornchurch
In a remote cottage in the mountains of Connemara, 40 year old Maureen Folan lives with her manipulative and possessive mother, Mag. Trapped in a poisonous cycle of daily battles and with endless rain driving at the walls, Maureen dreams of escape...


The Exceptional Case of Whizz and Drex

Upcoming

Black comedy

Old Red Lion Theatre
Whizz and Drex run a parcel storage facility like no other. Pay what you want, but the more you pay, the more likely you are to get the parcel back in one piece.


The House Of Yes

Playing now

Black comedy

Hope Theatre
Meet the Pascals. A family living in the shadow of the Kennedy clan. Outside their Washington D.C. home a hurricane is raging. Inside, at the eye of the storm, a series of twisted and dangerous events have been set in motion.


The Still Room

Upcoming

Black comedy

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It is 1981, Charles is about to marry Diana. It's a day off work - but not for everyone. Set in Manchester, the waiting staff are readying for the "Miss North West" competition.



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