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The Ministry of Biscuits – The Foundry Group

The Ministry of Biscuits – The Foundry Group

Event Date
Friday 11th May 2018

Venue
North Hill Village Hill

Start
7.30pm

Book Tickets (external link)


In Post-War London, The Ministry of Biscuits casts its sinister shadow over every tea-time and elevenses in the land.

Established to “control biscuits, and to control the idea of biscuits,” it prohibits decadent sweetmeats, such as the Gypsy Cream.

But when Cedric Hobson, a junior designer, falls in love and designs a biscuit to “shake confectionery to its very foundations,” his world, and the ministry, are turned upside down.
 
40′s British Light Music, Orwell’s 1984 and Ealing Comedy inspired this satirical, musical fantasy, a unique collaboration between the hugely popular novelist Philip Reeve and the multi-award-winning playwright and composer Brian Mitchell (Those Magnificent Men, and Big Daddy Vs. Giant Haystacks).
 
“Delightful…The songs are often genuinely funny…A great show!” The Scotsman

NB. Tickets are Not Refundable please ask about Ticketplan ticket protection

 

 


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