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  • December 2015

    Club Silly, London

    The show

    BeautifulMess in collaboration with Club Silly, supported by Independent Street Arts Nework (ISAN), Bureau of Silly Ideas (BOSI) are curating a new platform for Socially Relevant & Dramaturgically Rich Public Performance:
    SSSSSS(iw) Socially Savvy, Story Sensational, Summer Showcase in winter…

    An opportunity for festival producers, programmers & practitioners to see 5 new outdoor arts pieces, ready to be booked for 2016 events.
    Explore dramaturgically rich new work by London based companies and performers  @ Club Silly, Arch 555, Valentia Place, Brixton.

    2-5pm: MAIN SHOWCASE [Curated by BeautifulMess & Chloe Osborne]:

    Bureau of Silly Ideas- Stroller Coaster
    Puppets with Guts- Citizen Squid
    Chloe Osborne for EEA- TEAvolution 
The Miraculous Theatre Company- Romantic Botanic
    BeautifulMess- The Loneliness Street Cabaret

    5-7pm: A room with a few… Ideas! (and drinks)
    A chance for discussion, debate and digression between showcased companies, programmers, producers and attending practitioners.
    Pop-up performance fragments from other invited companies in and around the space.
    This is an invitation to other companies with new work that fits the ‘socially relevant & dramaturgically rich public performance’ remit to come and occupy a corner of the club with a taste of their new performance ideas.
    8-late: LATE NIGHT CABARET & DJ.

    Curated by Club Silly and hosted in Pineapple Club.A dubious gathering of brave and unsavoury cabaret acts for your delight! MC Ariza presenting Trygve Wakensure, Nick Cassenbaum, Ginger Blush, Eleanor Barett, Tiago Fonseca, Miss Jones, Fra Marto & Stompy!

    … an opportunity to have a non-xmas themed drink with fellow public- performance-providers in the big smoke before all the crazy jingle bells begin!


    Kati Francis
    Chloe Osborne
    Club Silly
    Bureau of Silly Ideas
    Puppets with Guts
    The Miraculous Theatre Company
    Emergency Exit Arts
    Teatro entre Escombros


    • “An outburst of excellent off-season enterprise”

      Angus McKenekie, ISAN

    • “Great stuff”

      Clive Lyttle, ACE

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