THE ONLY WAY IS DOWNTON, THE BRIDGE, SONGS FOR CYNICS Transfer to St. James Studio, Sept-Oct 2013
Direct from sell-out runs at the Edinburgh Fringe 2013, Luke Kempner's The Only Way is Downton, Benjamin Scheuer's The Bridge and Michael Roulston and Sarah-Louise Young's Songs for Cynics transfer to St. James Theatre Studio this autumn.
THE ONLY WAY IS DOWNTON 26, 27 September, 7.45pm.
Written and performed by Luke Kempner. Directed by Owen Lewis. Script edited by Jeremy Limb. For two nights only, the sell-out Edinburgh debut from impressionist Luke Kempner - star of YouTube hit Downstairs At Downton, Les Mis and Avenue Q. As celebrities start appearing at the Abbey, cultures clash and eras hilariously collide in this brilliant new parody.
THE BRIDGE 4, 5 October, 8pm.
Written and performed by Benjamin Scheuer. Directed by Sean Daniels.
One man, three guitars, and an amazing life story. This candid, comical and life-affirming autobiographical cabaret comes to London for two nights only after winning the Best Lyrics award from the Edinburgh Fringe's Musical Theatre Network. Prior to its Edinburgh premiere, Scheuer performed sections from the show at the Lincoln Centre in New York City.
SONGS FOR CYNICS 26 October, 8pm.
Written and performed by Michael Roulston and Sarah-Louise Young.
Original comic songs from the creators of smash hits Julie Madly Deeply and Cabaret Whore (both of which have previously delighted St James Studio audiences). Sarah-Louise Young (Fascinating Aida, The Showstoppers) and Michael Roulston (Black Cat Cabaret, Dusty Limits) won Best Musical Variety Act at the 2013 London Cabaret Awards. They have performed at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival, Soho Theatre, LonDon Wonderground and the Royal Albert Hall.