Men with Coconuts start off a full weekend of improv shows at Ghost Light with their internationally renowned eponymous flagship show!
Scotland’s leading improv troupe make their New Zealand debut in Nelson with an hour of award winning improvised comedy sketches and songs, culminating in a show-stopping finale – an entirely improvised musical. These Edinburgh Fringe favourites push their art form to a new level. Unplanned, unscripted, and unbelievable!
Praise for Men With Coconuts:
Winner ‘Spirit of the Fringe Award’ Prague Fringe 2016.
“Forget everything you thought you knew about improvisation… a must see show. This improv troupe is not just comfortable onstage, it basks there… hilarious” **** Ed Fringe Review.
“If anyone wants to laugh until you cry, go see Men With Coconuts!” Cabaret Nova.
“Absurdly ridiculous and downright hilarious” The Wee Review.
“A real crowd pleaser… plays to standing-room only crowds!” DC Theatre Scene.
‘Hilarious… make sure these guys are on your list!’ (pftc.cz)
The troupe debuted at the 2013 Edinburgh Fringe Festival and have firmly established themselves as Scotland’s leading professional musical improv troupe, winning accolades both at home and abroad. Their performances have been marked out for their energy, easy confidence, self-effacing good humour and quick-fire comedy. They are bringing their flagship, eponymous show to the Southern Hemisphere for the first time in 2019.
Our special guest this time will be the wonderful poet Colin Bramwell.
To book for all 4 of our improv shows, grab a bargain multi-show ticket for $45