When You Fall Down
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- Town and Gown Pub & Theatre
When You Fall Down
The Buster Keaton Story
The award-winning musical about the silent era’s greatest star comes to the Town and Gown Theatre.
Through slapstick, songs and soft shoe shuffle, follow the triumphs and trials of film star Buster Keaton making his iconic movies.
As the world whirls around, with his marriage failing, his best friend on trial, his career in danger and turning to the bottle, Buster must hit his mark as he films his most dangerous ever stunt.
With music, mime, magic and re-creations of Buster’s routines, this show is a tribute to a man who always got back on his feet, no matter how many times he fell down.
Endorsed by The International Buster Keaton Society, the show toured the UK in 2018, including an appearance at The Other Palace and a month long run with sell-out crowds at Pleasance Edinburgh. The show also travelled to Paris and the USA, where it was performed for Buster’s own family.
Written and performed “in true Buster Keaton fashion” (Mind The Blog) by James Dangerfield, don’t miss the chance to see this “amusing and heartbreaking” (Voice Mag) new musical.
Winner of ThreeWeeks Editors’ Choice Award 2018
Musical Theatre Review’s Best Musical at The Fringe Nominee 2018
★★★★★ “In this exquisite new one-man show… Dangerfield’s dance, mime and physicality are riveting.” ThreeWeeks
★★★★ “It’s a thrilling 50 minutes…bringing Buster to life before our very eyes… I urge you to see it.” LondonTheatre1
★★★★ “An impeccable performance and a sublime show…full of slapstick, beautiful music and a dash of pathos”. Mind The Blog
★★★★ “Amusing and heartbreaking…the show is a joy”. Voice Mag
★★★★ “Entertaining, engaging and full of charm”. London Pub Theatres
★★★★ “His vocal talents on full view throughout the performance.” London Theatre Reviews
★★★★ “Loose-limbed clowning and sketch re-enactments… a joy to watch.” Reviewsphere
When You Fall Down - Evening
|20:00 - 21:00||£14.00|
When You Fall Down - Matinee
|15:00 - 16:00||£14.00|
Pre-Theatre DIning- Evening
2 Courses. Set Menu
|18:30 - 20:00||£15.95|
Pre-Theatre DIning- Matinee
2 Courses. Set Menu
|13:30 - 15:00||£15.95|
Town and Gown Pub & Theatre, 8, Market Passage, Cambridge, CB2 3PF
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