The Collection of Professor Novak

Theatre (storytelling, magic)

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  • PBH's Free Fringe @ The Outhouse Bar - The Loft
  • 20:30
  • Aug 25
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 18+ (Restriction)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Paul Novak performer / PBH's Free Fringe
  • Warnings and additional info: Venue Age Restriction: Strictly 18+ after 21:00. Audience Participation, Contains Distressing Themes, Scenes of Violence, Strong Language/Swearing
  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.

Description

After the interest in his spirit cabinet last year in Edinburgh, the famous Victorian psychic investigator Professor Novak will discuss some of his more famous and gruesome investigations such as the Body Parts Club and Adams the famous bloody photographer. The Professor will bring relics of his cases. There will be unexplained events, tales of death, insanity mutilation and murder. Not for the faint-hearted. An evening of Gothic Victorian entertainment for your pleasure.

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Access to the function room is via the main ground floor bar.
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible

  • Stairs: 20+
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

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Lena Forst 126 days ago

Professor Novak is such a gifted storyteller, we had a great and creepy time! I wish he'd start a podcast, telling more creepy Victorian tales!


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All Edinburgh Theatre (3/5 stars) 114 days ago

The Collection of Professor Novak, an understated combination of storytelling and trickery upstairs at the Outhouse, charms almost despite itself. The Professor, a top-hatted Victorian scientist, shares with us a selection of stories of ‘the unexplained and unexplainable’, dotted with tricks and illusions. Novak is an engaging enough presence, striking...

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