Sink The Pink presents ESCAPE FROM PLANET TRASH
Sink The Pink and the Pleasance
19th Nov 2019 - 22nd Dec 2019
Main House - Pleasance London
7:30pm, 3pm, 5:30pm
Suitable for ages 16 and above
This show contains strong language, flashing lights, and sexual references. Age recommendation: 16+
As the countdown to Christmas begins, the planet faces a new danger, an impending solar flare that threatens to obliterate Planet Trash, and a discarded weapon the Intergalactic Government is desperate to retrieve. All that stands between Planet Trash and complete annihilation is a crack team of unlikely queer space explorers, and Ginger Johnson, the last remaining resident of the doomed planet, who is refusing to return home.
Can they escape the planet before it explodes, can they find the weapon and disarm it, and will they make it home for Christmas?
Sink The Pink return to Pleasance Islington for five weeks of queer, campy, Christmas fun. Featuring drag queens, comedy, aliens, giant space spiders, and a live score, Planet Trash is destined to become this year's Christmas must-see!
Group Bookings Buy 6 tickets or more and save £5 per ticket
Written and Directed by Ginger Johnson
Musical Director Sarah Bodalbhai
Designer Ginger Johnson
Lighting Designer Clancy Flynn
Sound Designer Alicia Jane Turner
Cast: Ginger Johnson, Mahatma Khandi, Maxi More, David Cumming, Mairi Houston, and Lavinia Co-op.
Produced by Sink the Pink and the Pleasance.
Proudly sponsored by Wildcat Gin
Post-show conversations (directly after the performance and FREE for ticket holders)
Tuesday 26th November The History of Sink The Pink: Join Co-founder Glyn Fussell and guests for a special Q&A about the history of STP, and what's in store for the future!
Tuesday 3rd December Meet the cast: Meet the cast of Escape From Planet Trash! Hosted by Terri Paddock.
Tuesday 10th December From the Club to the Stage: A special Q&A with Writer / Director / Performer Ginger Johnson, Musical Director Sarah Bodalbhai and Sound Designer Alicia Jane Turner, on how the team queered Christmas. Chaired by Pleasance Head of Theatre Nic Connaughton, with special guests from RAZE Collective.
Tuesday 17th December Sink The Pink sing Christmas Carols: Join the cast and creative team for a few rounds of your favourite Christmas carols!
Pre-Theatre Dining & Happy Hour
- Take advantage of the exclusive new pre-theatre menu at our neighbours The Depot with two courses for £15. Pre-booking advised and order before 6.30pm to ensure your food arrives in time for the show.
- Happy Hour 5.30 - 7pm Monday to Friday at the Pleasance Bar!
- Buy 6 tickets or more and save £5 per ticket. Just enter the amount you want under this price band. Excludes Preview performances.
- For bespoke group/office/party packages contact INFO@SINKTHEPINK.CO.UK