Futures Festival: Assigned Hero at Birth

Oedipussi Rex


Pleasance London


60 mins

16+ (Guideline)

From £8.00

Assigned Hero at Birth is a Drag Choose Your Own Adventure where the audience gets to decide what happens next!

Join Drag King Oedipussi Rex on a journey into the labyrinth and find out whether you are the hero or the monster in this interactive queer retelling of some of your favourite Greek Myths.

Past reviews for Oedipussi Rex:

'Outrageous and exceptional' Broadway World

'Sends the room into raptures' Mixmag

'Very Poundland - excellent use of crisps' Michelle Visage

This show is part of Futures Festival a work-in-progress festival curated by Pleasance Associated Artists. Each artist presents a week of work around a theme relevant to them and the work they are making.

This show is part of the week The Future is Trans curated by The Enby Show, a week of performances that platform positive and active representations of trans people.

You can find the full Futures Festival line-up here. Buy tickets to more than one Futures Festival show and receive a 20% discount at checkout.

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Futures Festival: Assigned Hero at Birth


Pleasance London

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