From the multi award-winning creators of Angus, Ecstatic comes this odd collection of dancing characters all bound together by a true story. 'Delightfully weird, effervescent and deep, this high voltage performance will entertain at every level' ***** (Adelaide Advertiser). Highly Commended John Chataway Innovation Award 2012, Melbourne Fringe Festival winner of Best Comedy 2010, Auckland Fringe Festival winner of Best Comedy 2011. 'Immense talent for physical comedy, voices and dance ... A must-see for those seeking something different' ****1/2 (Age). 'Offbeat, original, and highly recommended' **** (Sunday Age). 'A versatile, expressive and exuberant physical comic' (Chortle.co.uk).
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Truth is the highly anticipated show from Australia's hottest experimental comedy/art makers Slow Clap. In this follow-up to last year's smash hit, the heartwarming alternative comedy The Hermitude of Angus, Ecstatic, Slow Clap present another full-throttle mix of storytelling, character comedy and dance.
Truth is a collection of hyperbolic characters, secondhand costumes and professional dance moves all strung together with a true story.
Employing his signature style of dance and character-based narrative comedy, multi-award winning performer Vachel Spirason stars in this new devised production that sits somewhere between yarn-spinning, comedy and theatre. Co-Created by multi-award winning theatre-maker Stephanie Brotchie, Truth is the latest offering from Slow Clap, two of Australia's most exciting artists.