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Dark Matter Theatre

An international theatre company working in both English and French to tell tales of the grotesque and ridiculous. Finding a place where laughter is cackled and snorted, where beautiful, idiotic flights of fantasy are given freedom, where the imagination is unleashed to roam and hunt its prey.

Our first show The Hearing Trumpet, was inspired by the novel of surrealist artist Leonora Carrington and toured across London, Paris and Barcelona. Our second show was an adaptation of Jean Genet's The Maids.

“Fauve Alice and Jayne Walling are skilled and expressive comic performers... The seeds of something fascinating.” - The Stage, June 2016

Work shown at Brighton Fringe Festival, Studio 180 (London), INCA Catalunya (Catalan), Boliviano (Barcelona), Festival de Mur à pêches (Paris), Cie Varsorio (Paris).


Supported by Ideas Tap, Stefano Perocco, INCA Catalunya, and resident artists at Cie Varsorio (Paris).


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