Udderbelly 2016: Austentatious – An Improvised Jane Austen Novel
Prepare to get your bonnet in a twist
Udderbelly is back, and this year it's bigger than ever. With a mammoth 15-week run, get ready for an extravaganza of music, comedy and all manner of entertainment, all inside the festival's iconic, upside-down purple cow on the South Bank. Austentatious returns to Southbank Centre, resplendent with Regency-era adventures. In each show, the all-star cast improvise a brand new Jane Austen work before your eyes, based only on audience suggestions. Previous "lost" masterpieces have included Sixth Sense And Sensibility, Double 0 Darcy and Mansfield Shark. Austentatious have been featured on BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 4 Extra and are Edinburgh Fringe sell-outs 2013, 2014 and 2015. Over 12s only. Valid ID is required for ticket collection. Ticket sales are final and bookings cannot be amended, exchanged or refunded (unless of course the performance is cancelled). All listed offers are subject to availability and can be withdrawn at any time.
"A potboiler of a parody, joyously performed."