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The Taming of the Shrew @ The Cockpit

After a sell out run at The Camden Fringe 2016, Get Over It Productions have been invited to fill the houses once more at the Cockpit Theatre on 23rd – 27th January 9pm.

Set in 1989 at the height of the rave culture this promises to be a Shrew like no other….

‘Sit by my side, and let the world slip, we shall ne’er be younger.’ 

“In Get Over It Productions’ version, Shakespeare’s play is moved to 1989 … it works brilliantly. When Get Over It Productions are in town, book in advance. We highly recommend their work!”     ★★★★★

Views From The Gods

“…reimagined to satisfy the appetite of today’s audience… a strikingly original idea to choose such a context for this play.”

A Younger Theatre

“…you will love Get Over It Production’s adaptation of William’s most wicked wench. Full of mischief, these girls are game for playing fools, resulting in an hour of good, plain, fun.”

Scatter of Opinion

Get Over It are thrilled to have the original cast return for this early 2017 run. Paula Benson (Director), Velenzia Spearpoint (Assistant Director), Rhiannon Kelly, Sassy Clyde, Joan Potter, Catherine Higgins, Heather Warne, Isabella McGough, Lesley Hayes, Melanie Blake and Evelyn Craven. They are also delighted to welcome Sarah Jeanpierre into the cast.

Book The Taming of the Shrew & Glaucoma – Double bill deal £15 for both! 

Can’t wait? Check out our gallery with some sneak peak rehearsal shots by Emma Steele.

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10th Year at the Camden Fringe: The Taming of the Shrew

To celebrate ten years at the Camden Fringe we bring you our version of the Bard’s hardcore comedy – The Taming of the Shrew.

We all know the story…

A rich merchant of his day has two daughters. The younger renowned for her beauty and grace, the older for her cutting tongue and unruly behaviour. To ensure that both are married off, he proclaims that no man shall woo the younger until the elder first be wed.

Set in 1989 at the height of the rave scene, this unique setting for the story promises to deliver a perspective never seen before…

‘Sit by my side, and let the world slip, we shall ne’er be younger.’

Etcetera Theatre, 25th-28th August 2016, 8:30pm, Tickets: £8

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THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES

Yes, the #VaginaSuperheroes are back!

We are reviving our sell-out version of Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues this May at The Bedford – as part of our first year at the Wandsworth Fringe! We then return to the wonderful OSO for one night only! Come and have a giggle with us…

Hysterically funny yet moving and poignant, a must for everywoman and an education for everyman!

“Equal parts hilarious, eye-opening and moving, this candid re-imagination of a classic play is a wonderful way to while away a summer evening.” Everything Theatre ****

Book now…it’s not to be missed!

BOOK TICKETS: The Bedford, 17th May 7:45pm                                                                                                   BOOK TICKETS: OSO, 19th May 7:30pm

VAGMON

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The Tempest @ The OSO

Massive thank you to our lovely audiences, our amazingly talented cast and crew and all at OSO Arts! What an incredible journey.

Check out this review from the lovely Tanika Lane

Farewell wondrous Tempest…

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The Tempest RETURNS!

YES. 2016 has arrived and we are back – conjuring up some rough magic with our gothic version of Shakespeare’s The Tempest. The production has had previous sold out runs at the Etcetera Theatre, The Cockpit & The Bread & Roses Theatre.

Beat the January blues and catch us next week – 21st & 22nd January, 7:30pm at OSO Arts Centre

“Quite simply the best production of the Tempest I’ve ever seen” Camden Voyeur

Can’t wait? Check out the talented Meghan Evely transforming Velenzia Spearpoint into our gothic Miranda.

YOU WOULDN’T WANT TO MISS THIS!

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