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PSS PSS (Switzerland)

Saturday 21st-Sunday 22nd October 2017

An extraordinary physical performance blending contemporary clowning with theatre and circus.

Inspired by the era of silent films, two characters take to the empty stage in a timeless performance of enthralling physicality and exquisite humour. Poetic, surreal, ironic, acrobatic and infinitely enjoyable, they play out their unique and hilarious pas de deux through the universal language of gesture and look, without a single word being spoken.

Inventive and exciting, the characters' breath-taking fumble through mishaps, acrobatics and life will have you laughing long after you leave the theatre.

"Sometimes a show is such a total delight that it is hard to write about it without just gushing ‘See it, see it!’ – Pss Pss is such a show. See it, see it." TOTAL THEATRE

"… this gentle child-like dance of love and friendship transcends language and utterly captivates with imagination and fun." EDINBURGH GUIDE

Suitable for all from 9 years

WINNER – Swiss Theatre Award 2016
WINNER - Audience Award, 2014 Festival des arts burlesques de Saint-Etienne, France
WINNER - Audience Award, 2010 Festival Des Art Du Cirque, Switzerland

Proudly presented by the Nelson Arts Festival.

Family Friendly

Date(s)

October 21–22

Time

7pm (Duration: 65 mins, no interval)

Location

Nelson & suburbs

Venue

Theatre Royal
78 Rutherford St, Nelson

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

FULL $41, UNDER 19 $19, SENIOR $37, FAMILY (4 people, max. 2 adults) $100 (Plus TicketDirect Service Fee)

Tickets from Ticketdirect, Theatre Royal, iSITE, Richmond Mall ph. 03 548 3840; 0800 224 224.

Contact

Ph. +64 3 545 8734
festivalenquiries@ncc.govt.nz

Additional Info

Official Website

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