Impromptu Shakespeare

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Sad that Shakespeare hasn’t written anything new for over 400 years? Well, hold onto your doublets, ruffs and trunk hose. The Bard is back! With story and verse improvised in the moment, enjoy a riotous new Shakespeare play every time – performed by Impromptu Shakespeare’s whip smart cast.

Packed with priceless wit, lyrical smarts, romance, and a dash of double-crossing, this leading ensemble do the Bard proud with a brand new one-act hit every time, inspired by audience suggestions.

Impromptu Shakespeare have been a smash hit at the Edinburgh Fringe, Bristol Shakespeare Festival, and appeared on BBC Shakespeare Live.

“Shakespeare from the hip. Ingenious and very funny.” - Will Gompertz, BBC Arts Editor

“Go and see this show. It’s intelligent, it’s funny, it’s all of the adjectives for brilliant. I’m still not sure how they did what they did.” - Pocket Size Theatre, ★★★★★


Hysterically funny... Non-stop laughter is surely guaranteed.

- Stage Talk Magazine, ★★★★

Go and see this show. It's intelligent, it's funny, it's all the adjectives for brilliant.

- Pocket Size Theatre, ★★★★★

Simply sublime.... Side-splittingly hilarious comedy worthy of the Bard himself.

- Broadway Baby, ★★★★★

Company: Impromptu Shakespeare


Genre: Comedy

Duration: 105 mins

This event has an interval.

Venues: Brighton Open Air Theatre (BOAT)

Venue Accessibility:

Assistance Dogs Welcome Assistance Dogs Welcome

Wheelchair Accessible Wheelchair Accessible

Accessible Toilet Accessible Toilet

Step-free Access Step-free Access

For any queries about venue accessibility, including step free access, please contact box office.

Age suitability:
7+ (Guideline)

Babes in Arms policy:
Under 2's are allowed in for free on the lap of a guardian.

Content Warnings:

 Audience Interaction Audience Interaction

Additional Content Warning:
Audience interaction in this show is very brief, and always voluntary - we won't pick on you!

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Standard: £15

Conc: £12.50


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