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The Odyssey - (Greek Stuff!) - Based on the epic poem by Homer.

<B><I>The Odyssey - (Greek Stuff!)</I></B>

Date: Wednesday 30th August 2017
Time: 20:00

The Odyssey (Greek stuff!)

Based (very loosely!) on the epic poem by Homer.

"Cyclops! A hulk of flesh, Ship tall. Arms reaching to his knees. Mouth - a gaping universe. And in the middle of his foolish forehead One Single Eye Mwah-ha-ha. . .!"

From the makers of ‘Great Expectations’ and ‘Dracula’ comes a tale more exciting than excitement itself: The Odyssey.

The journey of all journeys.
To Hell. And back again.
Gods, Monsters, Sirens, Derring-Dos and Derring-Donts!
A love story that lasts decades.

It’s Greek stuff... with all the boring bits removed!

A host of exciting (and daft) characters - including a one-eyed Cyclops, a six-headed monster and the terrifying Sea God Poseidon - will conjure up a mighty storm and keep you on the edge of your seat.

If ever a show was designed for the smallest venues, this is it; a compact piece of theatre magic

Directed by Simon Harvey
Performed by David Mynne
Devised and written by the company
Poetry by
Anna Maria Murphy

David Mynne is a founder member of Cornwall's legendary Kneehigh Theatre.

Suitable for adults and older children (12+)

Reviews of Dracula:

"Stoker’s gothic novel has been perfectly pared down and Mynne’s performance is exquisite: a masterclass in the telling of tales, it needs to be seen." Arts End of Nowhere

"Wildly eccentric, totally bonkers and saucily scary, David Mynne’s magnificent one-man performance is flawless." Radio St Austell Bay

 

 

NB. Piping hot homemade, Vegetable Curry available before the show. Served with Naan bread.  Please note that this superb Curry is only available to order in advance.
No curry sales on the night, sorry!

Tickets in advance :
Adults: £8:00
Concessions: £6:00
Child: £5:00
Family: £22:00

(2 Adults, 2 Children)
Vegetable Curry : £4.99
( Served with Naan Bread )

The gate opens 60 minutes before the scheduled start time.

Seating is provided.
Please bring whatever you need for a comfy and cosy experience: warm clothes, waterproofs, blankets, cushions, rugs etc but no umbrellas, please, use coats with hoods for damp weather

Wheelchair access - there is full access but, as the surface is grass, it may be slippery when wet

Refreshments available -including our lovely homemade Vegetable Curry, but you're most welcome to bring your own Picnics.
Hot & Cold drinks plus Snacks at all performances.  All performances will feature a Licensed Bar, check the event listing

Parking The nearest car park is above Penlee Park, entrance from Alverton Terrace. Other ample car parking close by

No Smoking - the Theatre's Seated area is a No Smoking Zone

Refunds are only given if a show is cancelled: performances will go ahead except in the worst of weather.

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