TALES OF GIN & tonic

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By Helena Hipólito
Adapted from the works of Mário-Henrique Leiria

"A peanut was lying down
quiet, looking to see what happened.
The old lady came and zas, ate it.
And that is what happens to peanuts
that stay quiet, lying down,
waiting to see what happens.
They are eaten!"


Tales of Gin and Tonic is a collection of sardonic, ironic and surrealist short tales that put a lens to society and the human condition. Translated for the first time into English, Tales of Gin and Tonic will be performed in English and Portuguese, using a mix of physical theatre, story-telling and live music.

Adapted and Directed for the stage by AlmaLuso Theatre from the works of the Portuguese author Mário-Henrique Leiria (1923-1980) written during the dictatorship regime of Salazar in Portugal (1929 -1974).

CAST
Alex Figueiredo
Holly-Anne Catherine White
Vasco Rafael
Harry Miller (Guitar)

An AlmaLuso and Paper Breadcrumbs co-production.

Poster's artwork is a copy of a painting by same author Mário-Henrique Leiria
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COMPANY
AlmaLuso is an emerging theatre company dedicated to promote, translate and produce the work of Portuguese authors and devise, create and present it through live performance and theatre. 

This is a co-Production between almaLuso Theatre and Paper Breadcrumbs.  

CAST
Alex Figueiredo
Rita Ramalho
Vasco Rafael
Harry Miller (Guitar)

CREATIVE TEAM
Artistic Director/Writer/Director
- Helena Hipólito
Co-Producer – Simon Beyer
Lighting Design – AlmaLuso
Set Design – the Company
Costumes – the Company
Stage Management - Tbc
For more information about the venue and our COVID-19 Health and Safety policy, please see our contact-us page.
Running time- 60 min
Recommended for all ages 
9-11th December
7h30pm
Tickets (All unreserved)

General Admission £16

Concession £13

Ten at £10 (Discounted tickets supporting access to the arts.) 


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The Playground Theatre
Latimer Rd London W10 6RQ

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