Traveling Carnival Freakshow: Cabaret Performance at Eclectic Company Theatre
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Considered by many to be the funniest farce ever written, Noises Off reveals the hilarious backstage antics and drama of a group of small-town actors attempting to perform a dreadful flop called Nothing On. This play-within-a-play is a comedic triumph of slamming doors, falling trousers and flying fish. Written by award-winning English novelist and playwright Michael Frayn (Copenhagen, Democracy), this comedy of errors remains a crowd pleaser more than 30 years after its 1982 debut. It was also turned into a film in 1992 starring Michael Caine, Carol Burnett, Christopher Reeve and John Ritter. Learn More
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Featured review from Nicholson N.
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Missed a lot of potential. The story wasn't up to snuff - too much arguing instead of good scenes. The acting was all over the place. The dancing not up to snuff for an advertised 'Cabaret Performance.' The Tarot reading was a great character, but then she didn't really do anything. Akira was a fun dancer, but it didn't fit into the rest of the show.
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It was interesting and I enjoyed it, the only drawback for me was the dance scene which was performed half-heartly. Dance is about using your
entire body from fingertip to toe to convey your story. The performers seemed like there were a dozen...continued
Set on Christmas Eve in a Dust Bowl town, a traveling carnival freakshow has rolled into town bringing with it a dark, magical force. A young drifter falls for a carnival freak, a female who is part woman, part puppet and part machine, but emotionally all too human. She is in thrall to the carnival’s owner, an evil woman with sorcerous powers. Will the young man be able to rescue her?