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Ockham's Razor: This Time

11 October, 2019 - 12 October, 2019

“Britain’s most innovative aerial theatre group” Total Theatre

    Ockham’s Razor produced by Turtle Key Arts presents

    This Time

    Fri 11 - Sat 12 Oct at NST City

    Running time: Approx. 65 minutes (No interval)

    Age suitability: 8+





    See the award-winning circus theatre company Ockham’s Razor amazing new show This Time direct from their success at Edinburgh. This Time is an innovative new take on doubles trapeze. It is an intelligent, heart-warming and breath-taking experience, combining theatre with circus to create a spectacular and thrilling show.   

    Featuring a series of aerial frames which are raised from floor to ceiling the four performers lift, push and cradle each other through a world of windows, thresholds and ledges. Bodies are suspended high in the air and swung close to the ground.


    “Great show! Beautiful and intimate and impressive.”

    “Beautiful aerial acro and dance, innovative movement expressing the deeply personal and moving tales we are told by the participants. Laughed, cried, smiled.”

    “A miracle of co-operation”

    The Guardian


    “Britain’s most innovative aerial theatre group”

    Total Theatre


    “There's something magical about Ockham's Razor”

    Evening Standard


     “An engaging and always intelligent balance between playful and poetic - this is a class act.”

    The Times

    Co-commissioned by London International Mime Festival, New Theatre Royal Portsmouth & The Lowry, Salford. Supported by Dance City & artsdepot.

    Funded by Arts Council England.

    Directed by Charlotte Mooney & Alex Harvey - Ockham’s Razor

    Produced by Alison King - Turtle Key Arts

    Devised & performed by Lee Carter, Alex Harvey, Faith Fahy & Charlotte Mooney

    Musical Composition by Max Reinhardt & Chioma Uma

    Costume Design by Tina Bicat

    Lighting Design by Phil Supple

    Equipment Design & Show Concept by Ockham’s Razor

    Tickets: £15

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