Audacious Mr Astley
1st Aug 2018 - 27th Aug 2018
Pleasance That - Pleasance Courtyard
Real-life ringmaster, circus personality and professional actor Chris Barltrop has painstakingly researched and written Astley's story and now performs it at first hand in a characterful and atmospheric presentation. A respected life-long exponent gives his unique historical view from inside the world of the classical circus, bringing the story to vivid life.
'Fascinating... kept the audience engaged throughout' (Gerald Armin, Artistic Director of Waterloo East Theatre).
'A triumph!' (Professor Marius Kwint).
Recommended age guidance: 8+