Utter Mess! a magical, blissful, and funny theatrical journey
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A show that mixes theatre, live music, clowning and magic. Searching for meaning and connection, a company of artists end up in Tokyo’s Museum of Lost Things, a curious place where nothing is remembered forever.
Utter Mess! features the critically acclaimed Inês Sampaio from 2019’s The Trial (★★★★★ “Sharp, radiant and engaging” – BN1 Magazine; ★★★★★ “Outstanding” – Traspi.net; ★★★★ “captivates, educates and entertains” – DIVA Magazine) and Ecco Shirasaka from 2017’s Busu & The Damask Drum (“extravagant and visual” – The Wee Review; “A burst of energy and culture” – FringeGuru).
16 & 17 July, Koenji Studio, Tokyo; 27 & 28 July, Omnibus Clapham, London; 29 & 30 July, Ventnor Fringe, Isle of Wight; 31 July, Bar 74 Ryde, Isle of Wight; 5 – 13 & 15 – 20 August, Greenside Venues, Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Utter Mess will be available for On Demand viewing this coming Autumn/Winter season.
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Written/Devised by: Franko Figueiredo & Cast
Directed by: Franko Figueiredo (UK)
Performed by: Inês Sampaio (UK) & Ecco Shirasaka (Japan)
Design: Carlos Pina
Executive Producer: Fabio Santos
Assistant Producer: Daniela Cristo
We are very grateful for the support of Arts Council England and The Great Britain Sasakawa Foundation.