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The Band at the End of the World

presented by Ramshacklicious Theatre Company  

The Band at the End of the World, image credit Mark Dawson.

Existing within their very own miniature apocalyptic microclimate, these idiots are convinced that the inevitable end of the world is upon us, maybe today, maybe right here, and maybe it's denim!

Arriving in a cloud of raucous, brass heavy music, driving a homemade, smoking battle-church and dressed in punk marching band attire, Freedom Festival is proud to premiere a new dusk time version of the show.

Expect euphoric expression, spectacle, a deep magical atmosphere, beautiful physical imagery, fantastical live music and the ridiculous! All brought to life by an expanded cast of local cult members to create an epic, all-encompassing experience.

Also, look out for The Band at the End of the World on the streets of Hull during the day as they scope out the city for new recruits. Be careful they may want to educate you about the new dawn and the next frequency of consciousness.

Please beware of the idiots!

Commissioned by Arts Council England through National Lottery Project Grants, Freedom Festival Hull and The Point, Eastleigh.

2018 Commissioners/support includes Arts Council England through Grants for the Arts, Without Walls, SeaChange Arts, Hastings Borough Council, OnSet, 101 Outdoor Arts Creation Space and The Invisible Circus. 

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Date:
Fri 30 Aug, 7:30pm
Sat 31 Aug, 3:00pm
Sat 31 Aug, 7:30pm
Sun 1 Sep, 3:00pm

Location:
Map Ref 8: King Edward Square (evening performance) Map Ref 15/16: Whitefriargate & Trinity Square (afternoon performance)

Type:
This is a FREE event.

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