La Poule Plombée: Je Regrette!

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Description

Friday 26 May 2017
Multiple start times (see ticket info)
Tickets from £12
Cabaret/Burlesque, Theatre/Arts
Birmingham City Centre
Over 18

Award-winning musical character comedy from Sarah-Louise Young and Michael Roulston, creators of Roulston & Young, Julie Madly Deeply and Cabaret Whore.

Funny, tragic and compelling, Je Regrette! is the story of La Poule Plombée, a French singer tortured by jealousy and unrequited love.

Propped up by her hen-pecked pianist Mumu, she weaves her darkly comic tale with beautiful original music and stunning vocals.

‘Je Regrette!’ was a smash hit at the Edinburgh Fringe, winning The Stage Award and an Argus Angel Award.

 ‘An effortlessly slick send-up of chanson...a masterclass in character comedy and yet another success for the partnership of Young and Roulston’
BROADWAY BABY ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

'A delightful mixture of the comic and bittersweet'
MUSICAL THEATRE REVIEW ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

‘Clever writing...witty lyrics...truly Gallic. Cabaret at its consummate best’
THE ARGUS ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

‘Incomparable’
THE STAGE ★ ★ ★ ★ ★

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Location

Old Joint Stock Pub & Theatre
4 Temple Row West, Birmingham, B2 5NY

Area:
Birmingham


Terms

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6. Every effort to admit latecomers will be made at a suitable break in the event, but admission cannot always be guaranteed.
7. We regret that tickets cannot be exchanged or refunded after purchase.
8. Tickets are sold subject to the venue or promoter's right to alter or vary the programme due to events or circumstances beyond its control without being obliged to refund monies or exchange tickets.
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12. The event listed on the purchased ticket is strictly for ticket holders who are over 18 years of age. Identification may be required.

Venue

Old Joint Stock Pub & Theatre Old Joint Stock Pub & Theatre

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Absolutely one of the best shows I have ever seen at the Old Joint Stock, I and three friends had a fabulous evening. Both the Star and her accompanist were mesmerising. Mo visited Old Joint Stock Pub & Theatre on 26 May 2017
31 May 2017 by
5

Excellently well observed and executed pastiche of an angst- ridden French cabaret singer, typical of Piaf and Brel ( alright he was Belgian),both Sarah and Michael provided a very entertaining, hilarious evening. I even bought the CD and have been laughing all over again Paul visited Old Joint Stock Pub & Theatre on 26 May 2017
28 May 2017 by
4

I can't begin to explain how fantastic Je Regrette! La Poule Plombee was! Razor sharp performances all round. The way the show is crafted together is truly incredible. Sarah-Louise Young and Michael Roulston are true masters of their art. The pain of the characters combined with the comedic tone set against the pathos is beyond words. Not to mention the interaction with the audience. If this show is on near where you live then beg, borrow or steal a ticket! I for one can't wait to see it again! Jerry visited Old Joint Stock Pub & Theatre on 26 May 2017
28 May 2017 by
5

We enjoyed the evening very much. The timing and delivery and characterisation was brilliant. We hope to meet La Poule again somewhere soon... Rodney visited Old Joint Stock Pub & Theatre on 26 May 2017
28 May 2017 by
5

Brilliant. Two very accomplished performers. Richard visited Old Joint Stock Pub & Theatre on 26 May 2017
28 May 2017 by
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