Date

1 - 25 August

Time

2:00 pm

Venue

Underbelly Cowgate

suitability

Age 12+ (Guideline)

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£7.00

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Experiment Human

OFFIE winners 2024 invite you to join Monkion's unique Experiment.

Monkion has spent too long in the attic, obsessed with Benedict Cumberbatch, never talking to any other human... until now.
 
Blending dark comedy with the surreal, Experiment Human tells the story of Monkion, a non-human creature curious to understand the strange world outside their attic. Having seized actor Benedict Cumberbatch at the height of his fame to protect him from the media, Monkion has failed to give Cumberbatch what he needs to survive. Will the experiment succeed? What will happen if it doesn't?
 

OFFIE winner, 2024. Innovation Award – VAULT Festival nominee, 2023. Brighton Fringe Award for Excellence, 2022.

‘One of the most unique and unusual stories being told on stage’ (LostInTheatreland.co.uk)
‘Physically masterful, witty and simply fascinating’ (FringeReview.co.uk)

Photo Credit: @michaeloreillyphotographer

Presented By

Hooky Productions

Duration

60 minutes

Advice

Optional audience participation. Contains dark humour and violence.

Price

Tickets from

£7.00

Accessibility

Dark Comedy. Absurdist

For more information on accessibility and to book tickets, please contact the box office at access@underbelly.co.uk, or visit https://underbellyedinburgh.co.uk/your-visit/accessibility

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reviews

‘One of the most unique and unusual stories being told on stage’

LostInTheatreland.co.uk

★★★★

‘Physically masterful, witty and simply fascinating’

FringeReview.co.uk

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