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Closer Each Day: The Improvised Soap Opera
By Closer Each Day Company 15 May

Venue: The Wardrobe Theatre
Performance Time: 20:00
Performance Duration: 1:20
Full Price: £5.00

Box Office Phone Number: 0117 902 0344

An unplanned, unscripted & unconventional cult comedy show continuing the world's longest improvised narrative every other Monday

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23rd Jan - 26th Jun 8pm | £5

Closer Each Day: The Improvised Soap Opera is the world’s longest improvised narrative having run at The Wardrobe Theatre fortnightly for over 5 years and over 100 episodes.

The show is a live, spontaneous and unique theatrical experience performed fortnightly by Closer Each Day Company. Join your favourite characters for this cult show, created on the spot by an array of local performers. Think Twin Peaks meets League of Gentlemen via Sunset Beach; a soap opera full of romance, fights, sci-fi and enough plot twists to melt your face.

“So consistently gripping it’s incredible to think it’s created off the cuff.”
Visit Bristol

“Crackling wit… Its unscripted nature gives it a raw, exciting edge missing from rehearsed theatre.”
Bristol 24/7

“I left with aching cheeks from uncontrollable laughter induced by the cast’s impressive, and always comical, ability to improvise.”
Inter:Mission Bristol

Closer Each Day: The Improvised Soap Opera follows one continuing storyline that unfolds through every scene, episode and season of the show, and each actor always plays the same recurring character. Nothing is rehearsed, premeditated or predetermined, instead scenes are set up for the audience (and performers) via a live voice-over from an off-stage director. Before every performance, audience members are supplied with a sheet containing previous episode synopses and a character profile list.

Venue:
The Wardrobe Theatre
25 West Street
Bristol
Bs2 0df
South West

Box Office Phone Number: 0117 902 0344
thewardrobetheatre.com
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