Off Season 2019

Shows in this Festival

Thu 6 Feb, 2020 to Sat 8 Feb, 2020

Presented by: UCL Shakespeare Society

Usurped and exiled Prospero waits. Using his magic, he wreaks the King’s ship, scattering the sailors. Lost and bewitched they wander. When the spells are lifted, can love reconcile betrayal?

Tickets £10/7 (conc.)

Thu 13 Feb, 2020 to Sat 15 Feb, 2020

Presented by: UCL Drama Society

Exploring the power of an idea and the idolisation of a leader, Faithful Creatures tells the story of a brief but radical movement in 1649, the man who led it, and the people who adored him.

Tickets £8/6 (conc.) £5 (UCL Students)

Sun 16 Feb, 2020 to Mon 17 Feb, 2020

Presented by: UCL European Theatre Project

An ironic performance based on Ferite a morte by Serena Dandini and Maura Misiti on domestic violence. Seventeen women come back to life to tell the stories of their own death.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)

Thu 20 Feb, 2020 to Sat 22 Feb, 2020

Presented by: UCL Comedy Club

King Percival was not a popular man…cruel, tyrannical, responsible for the murder of at least 1 in 8 men. But who could want him dead? Disgraced historical presenter Lucy Cumber is back to uncover the mystery of his remarkable disappearance.

Tickets £7/5 (conc.)

until Sun 12 Apr, 2020

Presented by: Imprology

Love Explosion: Take part or observe a string of courageous people improvising for two minutes with a random partner. Crunch: Watch unusual, enchanting, tragicomic, dramatic or absurd stories coming to life from your suggestions.

Tickets £5 (£3 Love Explosion participants)

Sun 29 Mar, 2020 to Mon 30 Mar, 2020

Presented by: UCL European Theatre Project

An adaptation of Federico Garcia Lorca’s play, it tells the story of a woman struggling with infertility in a contemporary setting. Yerma will have to accept her destiny of never carrying a child.

Tickets £12/£10 (concession)