Amateur Hour!

The show must go on

“Only artists with an encyclopedic knowledge of performance, theatre and comedy could deliberately stage a show so gloriously shambolic.”

The West Australian

First staged as 'The Theatre of Death' in 2013, Amateur Hour! , described as a loving celebration of rank amateurism went on to play comfortably to befuddled houses from the National Arts Festival to Cape Town to Perth (twice). It has now been retired. Though it never saw the critical success of The Epicene Butcher, Amateur Hour! is someone’s favourite show... it must be...

Credits

Amatuer Hour! was developed collaboratively by the following extraordinary team.

  • Original cast

    • Glen Biderman-Pam

    • Jemma Kahn

  • Writer

    • Gwydion Beynon

  • Director

    • John Trengove

Images © 2019 Karen Lowe and Mark Hofmeyr

Past performances

National Arts Festival Fringe

National Arts Festival Fringe

09/25/2014 - 09/29/2014

Cape Town, South Africa

969 Festival

969 Festival

07/15/2014 - 07/27/2014

Johannesburg, South Africa

Perth World Fringe Festival

Perth World Fringe Festival

02/15/2016 - 02/21/2016

Perth, Australia

Casa Mondo

Casa Mondo

04/14/2015 - 04/22/2015

Perth, Australia

Cape Town Fringe

Cape Town Fringe

09/25/2014 - 10/05/2014

Cape Town, South Africa

POPArt Theatre

POPArt Theatre

02/04/2016 - 02/07/2016

Johannesburg, South Africa

POPArt Theatre

POPArt Theatre

06/23/2014 - 06/24/2014

Johannesburg, South Africa