WRESTIVAL DAY 1 - THE COMEDIANS ARE TAKING OVER THE RING
a cast of phenomenal performers for two back-to-back shows bringing you
wrestling fandom in new & wonderful ways.
SHOW 1 - LETHAL
LOTTERY AT 7PM
We open WRESTIVAL with a show completely
new for us - you, the audience, decide the matches!
A selection of
wrestlers, hand picked by their trainer Mike Bird from legendary training
school, Catch 22, will be at your disposal to be chosen to go head to head
in four one fall matches.
Helping to navigate the chaos, you’ll be
joined by comedian and wrestling super fan Sikisa (Live at the
Apollo, The Soho) as she records a special version of her top rated
podcast, Wrestle Club, with two co-hosts.
You call the shots
- watch majestic mayhem unfold!
Expect wrestling mixed with bingo, Task
Masters and a very proud father figure.
Perfect for: comedy and
SHOW 2 - The Headdrop presents the Jerry
Bakewell Variety Show AT 9PM
Returning by demand of the entire
staff of the Pleasance theatre, and their Nans, it’s Yorkshire’s Premier
Luchador, Jerry Bakewell.
Europe's heaviest light
entertainer, Jerry Bakewell (as seen on Britain's Got Talent), will
play host to an all new show featuring some of the top talents from the
worlds of pro wrestling, burlesque and comedy. A smash hit at the last Wrestival,
Jerry returns with even more mayhem than before, including the next
chapter in the iconic rivalry between Amira and Cassius!
Curated by Rob
Brazier, a queer photographer with too many years of experience of
working in the UK wrestling scene.
Expect wrestling mixed with a
funfair, old Soho and Noel's House Party
Perfect for: Cabaret
regulars, wrestling enthusiasts and comedy lovers
Returning for its’ 4th edition, WRESTIVAL
is the Pleasance’s bi-annual theatre and wrestling festival - showcasing
the artistic excellence of wrestlers as a community.
to see new ways to use wrestling as a vehicle for intergenerational
storytelling, political satire, queer homecoming and life affirming
WRESTIVAL is curated by artist and producer
DOUBLE BILL TICKETS: Each ticket
provides entry to both shows one each night. No single show tickets
available giving you the chance to try something new!
To book in access tickets including complimentary personal assistant tickets, wheelchair accessible seating or to arrange any additional venue assistance, (such as hearing loops, early venue access or specific seat requests), please contact the box office directly to make your booking.
For more information about our venues and performance spaces, please visit our access pages here.
Phone: 020 7609 1800
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