A Fear and Loathing Actor in Dublin

Theatre (drama, comedy)

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  • C venues – C cubed - main space
  • 15:45
  • Aug 26
  • 1 hour 5 minutes
  • Suitability: 14+ (Guideline)
  • Country: Ireland
  • Group: Zoology Films (Ireland)
  • Warnings and additional info: Scenes of Violence, Strong Language/Swearing, OtherMature Themes, Flashing Lights, Loud Music
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years

Description

Fast-paced, high-energy, physical theatre that features Shakespeare monologues re-imagined. Follow struggling actor Vinny and his demons as he tries to balance his acting dreams with the growing demands of real life. He's just discovered he's to be a dad. He's not quite sure how to take this. Will he follow his passion, or get a real job? An honest examination of what it means to be an artist in the 21st Century, exploring one's existential battle with art and commerce through a sincere and captivating performance.

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: One full flight of stairs and one quarter-flight of stairs up from street level, approx 800mm wide at narrowest.
  • 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.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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FringeReview 27 days ago

Credit Douglas Robertson Photography “All the World’s a Stage” is how we begin and the Shakespearean influence continues as the tragedy unfolds. Vinnie is at an audition and as he is such a big character he is played not by one but two actors. The dual sides of his hedonistic character are played...

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Fringe Review 28 days ago

This is a 21st Century piece that tackles a lot of issues without comment or preaching. We are asked to see and examine with our point of view rather than be guided. The twin approach with Vinny makes this all the more possible as we can see his conflict and it is one that we can return to time and again and learn more. What else would you need in drama!

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The Mumble (3/5 stars) 28 days ago

Together they band well, their training & experience is the strong glue which holds the play together, a plurality of polished performances in which you can feel the affections they hold for one another.

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The Edinburgh Reporter (5/5 stars) 28 days ago

You have no excuse for not knowing about this play. We told you about it already. Now you really need to go and buy a ticket for this absorbing, gripping piece of theatre which is at 3.45pm daily. It is hidden away down Brodies Close in one of C Venues little known haunts, C Cubed.

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The Wee Review (3/5 stars) 30 days ago

Vinny made it big as a TV star in Ireland in his youth, but he’s a bit older now and finding the parts harder to come by. But something’s got to give, his girlfriend is pregnant, her father is offering him a proper job in his law firm, but Vinny’s...

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