Austentatious – The Improvised Jane Austen Novel

Austentatious – The Improvised Jane Austen Novel
Austentatious is saddling the horses for a Grand Tour of the United Kingdom!

Austentatious is an improvised comedy play starring a cast of the country’s quickest comic performers. Every single show the cast conjures up a brand new ‘lost’ Jane Austen novel based on nothing more than a title suggested by the audience.

The show comes fresh from six sellout runs at the Edinburgh Fringe, a weekly residency in London’s West End and a BBC Radio 4 special to mark the bicentenary of Austen’s death. Now their show will be appearing at two dozen theatres across the country to entertain and astonish audiences in equal measure.

Previous ‘lost’ masterpieces have included Sixth Sense & Sensibility, Double 0 Darcy and Mansfield Shark, and no two shows are ever the same. Performed in period costume with live musical accompaniment, this is a Regency treat guaranteed to delight Austen novices and die-hard fans alike.

★★★★★ “Ridiculously silly…wickedly funny” –The Times

★★★★ “A joy to behold” -The Guardian

★★★★ “Supersmart and terrifically funny” -The Scotsman

“A bravura slab of improvisation” – Independent

Age Rec: 12+

Please note there is a £2 ticket commission fee included in the price of the ticket.

Book Tickets

Friday 8th November 2019 - 8:00pm

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Friday 8th Nov 2019

Venue: Cheltenham Town Hall
Prices: £19.00
All Online Bookings are subject to a one-off transaction fee of £1.50

Austentatious is saddling the horses for a Grand Tour of the United Kingdom!

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