"[ONE OF] A FEW COMPANIES [WHO] MAKE STRONG CASES FOR THEATRE IN ITS DIGITAL FORM"

THE NEW YORK TIMES

THE HOUSE NEVER WINS RETURNS FOR TWO NIGHTS ONLY

AS PART OF CARLOW ARTS FESTIVAL THIS JUNE

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Plummeting insect numbers. A sixth mass extinction. Thinning of ice sheets. Sea level rise. The Amazon rainforest burns. 

"UNSETTLING"

An award-winning interactive game theatre piece that you can play from the comfort of your own home. Exploring the climate crisis, self isolation and gambling with the planet’s future. 

 

Originally commissioned by Upstart Theatre as part of DARE Festival 2019.  Supported by Arts Council England, Shoreditch Town Hall, Camden People's Theatre, Ovalhouse and Maketank.

<THE WORLD IS PRETTY CRAZY RIGHT NOW>

<WE COULD ALL DO WITH A DISTRACTION>

 

<TAKE A SEAT AT THE TABLE>

 

<GET READY TO PLAY>

 

<REAL CASH PRIZE AT STAKE>

 

<THE HOUSE IS ON FIRE>

AUDIENCE RESPONSE

"THRILLING"

AUDIENCE RESPONSE

★★★★ 

WITHIN HER WORDS

'the best interactive/online virtual experience I’ve seen since lockdown' 

★★★★ 

LONDON THEATRE REVIEWS

'a stroke of genius... riveting and not to be missed'

 

PERFORMING AS PART OF THE FANTASTIC CARLOW ARTS FESTIVAL THIS JUNE:

Saturday 12th June, 9:30pm BST (GMT +1)

Sunday 13th June, 9:30pm BST (GMT +1)

★★★★ 

THE OKAY-ISH

'weaves the audience along a deeply

engaging path of darkly witty

commentary, facilitation and game-play'

★★★★ 

THE REVIEWS HUB

'proving that immersive theatre has a future on digital platforms'

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Performer: Madeleine Allardice

Tech: Dylan Frankland & Ella Dixon

Costume and Set Design: Erin Guan

Trailer: Michael Lynch

Poster Design: Keir Cooper

Producer: Kelly Bray and Turtle Key Arts

Created by Madeleine Allardice and Dylan Frankland

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"HONESTLY FANTASTIC"

AUDIENCE RESPONSE

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As a digital show we have performed to audiences across the UK and internationally - reaching audiences from the US, Australia, The Philippines, Malaysia, Brazil, Spain and The Netherlands. Previous performances have 'taken place' at Camden People's Theatre, Theatre Royal Plymouth, Oxford Playhouse, Cambridge Junction, The Lowry, Hall For Cornwall, Exeter Phoenix, intoBodmin, Maketank, Harrow Arts Centre, The Place Bedford, Hampshire Cultural Trust, AMATA, Royal Holloway and Birkbeck University. We have also performed as part of Plymouth Fringe Online and Electric Dreams Online Festival.

"PLAY IT, PLAY IT! PLAY IT!" 

AUDIENCE RESPONSE