[Cancelled] Pull The Trigger

Dates and Times

Tue 7 - Wed 8 Apr 2020 at 9pm

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Ticket information

£12/£10 (concession)

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Presented by Vijay Patel

Pull the Trigger is a show exploring queerness, work, family and migration. Through performance art, the rituals of daily shop-keeping and interrupting customers, the show unravels an unsettling journey of what it means to be queer/Indian, a shop-keeper/artist.

It’s makeshift in its form, constructed of the objects that exist in his family shop, performed within performance art, theatre and cabaret. Pull the Trigger delves deep into battling cultural expectations of work, versus emerging ones own identity.

Photo by Holly Revell.

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“Vijay Patel is an engaging, exciting and charming performance artist. His work is funny, poignant, fearlessly personal, and current.” –  Sh!t Theatre

“Vijay Patel is a dynamic young artist exploring the contemporary condition with humour, pathos and heart. Mark him as one to watch.”  – Simon Casson


The company don’t believe there is any content to consider in this performance.


The company don’t believe there is any health warnings in this performance

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About the company

Vijay Patel is a performance artist based in London. He crosses forms from live art, performance art and queer club/cabaret. The work he makes predominantly surrounds cultural identity, making autobiographical/political work which relates to the current state we live in. 

 vijaypateltheatre.co.uk | Twitter: @vpateltheatre| Instagram: vijayrajpatel92 | #PTT2020

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