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Beetlemania: Kafka for Kids!

1st Aug 2018 - 26th Aug 2018

Queen Dome - Pleasance Dome

1:15pm

Overview

Beetlemania: Kafka for Kids!
Kafka for kids? Karter thinks it's a brilliant idea. Kat just wants to have fun! And Karl wants a kebab... but someone very strange and very, very important has arrived to shut everything down. And Edinburgh Pest Control are planning on killing the show. Karl is keeping quiet because strangely, he's started growing extra legs.

Kafkaesque kraziness kreated by Pappy's Tom Parry and director Russell Bolam, who return to Edinburgh after their smash-hit adaptation of Gogol's Marriage: ***** (Stage).

Khaos! Kastles! Kreepy krawlies! For kids and big kids alike.

Recommended Age Guideline: 6+ 

Open/closeReviews and Quotations

This may be the most intelligent kid’s show this Fringe, and is, no doubt, also one of the silliest.
5 stars
The Wee Review
“A show that genuinely feels like a manifesto for our times.”
4 stars
Fest
“There’s dark moments, magical moments and genuine laugh-out-loud moments throughout this dreamlike hour. Weird and wonderful”.
5 stars
Entertainment Focus
"You know you’ve done children’s theatre right when you have an audience made up of 95% adults, 5% children, yet everyone is crying with laughter."
4 stars
Three Weeks in Edinburgh
Top 10 Weirdest Shows at the Fringe
stars
The Daily Telegraph

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