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Le Coup

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Chelsea McGuffin & Co, legendary creator of fantastical circus shows Scotch & Soda and Cantina, storm Norwich for the first time with international hit Le Coup.

Enter a neo-vaudeville speakeasy, where it’s fight night at the circus. Join a ragtag troupe of travelling misfits as they compete and challenge each other with amazing circus skills, fire breathing, daring aerial feats, tap dancing and acrobatics.

Let the Boss show you the ropes as The King of the Ring, Sally the Ally Cat, The Bookie, Bloody Mary, and Fred put on a real show. Grab a drink, place your bets and pull up a seat ringside for a fight like no other!

Le Coup is a tribute to funfairs, boxing troupes and the showmen and women of yesteryear, accompanied by a ferocious live soundtrack from bluegrass band Father Grant and The Blunt Objects.

Chelsea McGuffin & Co have gained a reputation for creating visceral vaudevillian worlds in which acrobatics, magic, dance, and live music entwine for a scintillatingly visceral entertainment experience.

‘divinely decadent and disconcerting’ Telegraph on Cantina

★★★★★ ‘unmissable; its world is so alluring, so intoxicating’ The Guardian on Scotch & Soda

‘All the ingredients of a great party: humour, laughter, risk and a little bit of titillation. A very enjoyable show!’ SCOTTISH FIELDS‘A gloriously (mock) gory night out – a raucous rollercoaster ride through vaudeville’s darker histories ‘ TOTAL THEATRE

‘Le Coup delivers a roundhouse punch of a show that will make you see stars.’ ★★★★ EDINBURGH SPOTLIGHT

‘Australia’s Company2 generates a fair bit of fun riffing on the atmosphere of a travelling boxing tent.’ CIRCUS DIARIES

 

Festival Gardens bar 

Our legendary Festival Gardens bar will be open 1.5hrs before the show and on into the evening.

 

With kind thanks to Director’s Circle Supporters, Simon De-Lacy Adams & Robin Norman.

Important information

Age guidance: 12+

Content warning: Mild language, brief nudity

Duration: 1 hour 5 minutes

Le Coup Trailer

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Tickets

Concessions: 10% off tickets priced £10 or over for D/deaf or disabled, Full-time students, Go 4Less cardholders, and Jobseekers

Young NNF: £7.50 tickets for ages 18-25 with our FREE YoungNNF membership. Sign up here

Under 18: £7.50

Essential Companions: Any audience member requiring an essential carer/companion can get one free ticket. Relevant discounts or concessions still apply to the paid ticket.

Select a performance

Wednesday

17 May

07:30 pm

£7.50 - £24.00

Thursday

18 May

07:30 pm

£7.50 - £24.00

Friday

19 May

05:30 pm

£7.50 - £24.00

Friday

19 May

07:30 pm

£7.50 - £26.00

Saturday

20 May

07:30 pm

£7.50 - £26.00

Sunday

21 May

05:30 pm

£7.50 - £26.00

Wednesday

24 May

07:30 pm

£7.50 - £24.00

Thursday

25 May

07:30 pm

£7.50 - £24.00

Friday

26 May

05:30 pm

£7.50 - £24.00

Friday

26 May

07:30 pm

£7.50 - £26.00

Saturday

27 May

05:30 pm

£7.50 - £26.00

Saturday

27 May

07:30 pm

£7.50 - £26.00

Sunday

28 May

05:30 pm

£7.50 - £26.00

With thanks to Directors’ Circle Supporters Simon De-Lacy Adams & Robin Norman

 

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