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Low Life

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Directed by
Nick Barnes and Mark Down
Performed by
Curtis Jordan, Mhairi Steenbock and Ben Thompson, Giulia Innocenti, Finn Caldwell
Lighting Design by
Fi Simpson
Dates
1 Nov - 30 Nov 2008
Artist/Company
Blind Summit

Fuel presents

A man dances a love duet with a beer glass, a diva drinks to forget, Bud the plumber drowns behind the bar and Jack Belane, tiny private detective, totally screws up a case.

Taking the short stories and poems of Charles Bukowski as inspiration, they create an alcohol-soaked world of deadbeats and losers.

Fuel produced Low Life at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2007, followed by a UK tour and a British Council supported tour of China.

Developed at BAC and The Junction, Cambridge as part of Escalator. Funded by Arts Council England.

Shortlisted for a Total Theatre Award

"“Stories brought to quite stunning animated life by the gorgeous puppets of Blind Summit theatre ""

Time Out

"""Mad, bad and beautiful in equal measure""

The Guardian

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