Award-winning, critically lauded sketch bastardsCASUAL VIOLENCE(“the next stars of the genre ★★★★★”ThreeWeeks) present a uniquely twisted showcase of monsters, madmen and miserygutters - showcasing their boldest, bleakest and best characters from the past three years.
Tremble with fright at the perilous POPPYMAN!
Brace yourself for the return of BAD-LEGS McGINTY!
Marvel at the mysteries of the OBSOLETEUM!
And shudder at the sinister shed-base of the HUMAN DEFENCE LEAGUE!
This deluxe edition of Casual Violence’s “best of” compilation show encompasses their strongest sketches and songs from their award-winning, five star and multi award-nominated shows A Kick In The Teeth, Choose Death and Maniack, along with their smash hit travelling roadshow, The Casual Violence Portable Residency.
This is your chance to see the very best that Casual Violence has to offer - all rolled into one fast-paced, super-streamlined showcase of sinister silliness.
“Off beat, running, interwoven sketches linked by a marvellous chap on piano – dryer than a good martini and a perfect foil to the carnage on stage. Creative, strange and brilliantly performed stuff”
Kate Copstick, The Scotsman
“Dark, weird and bold stuff that, brilliantly, doesn’t forget to be funny... this is massively enjoyable comedy - twisted, smart and unique”
★★★★ UK Comedy Guide
“Ludicrously inventive... brilliantly constructed... heart-wrenching scenes of tragicomedy”
“A stand-out show from an exciting comedy group”
★★★★★ Fringe Guru
“Unmissable... they conjure up their characters so painfully well that it will drag out a bit of your heart and half choke you with laughter... you are a dreadful person for enjoying it”
★★★★ The Skinny
NOMINEE: Malcolm Hardee Award for Comic Originality 2011 & 2012
WINNER: ThreeWeeks Editor’s Choice Award 2011
“Consistently boasting the most interesting line ups in the country”The Times