Arturo Brachetti Makes Quick Change at Garrick
In a display of virtuosic skill, Arturo Brachetti brings over 100 characters to the stage, from James Bond to the Queen via Johnny Rotten, in a series of astonishing quick change impressions. The show also contains magic, illusions, comedy and anecdotes from Brachetti’s illustrious career.
Brachetti’s A Man with a Thousand Faces, created in 1999, has been seen by over 1,250,000 people around the world and has won the Molière Award in Paris and Quebec’s Olivier Award.
As one half of comedy double act The Right Size, Sean Foley’s co-wrote and performed shows such as Ducktastic, Do You Come Here Often?, Bewilderness and, most famously, The Play What I Wrote. Since The Right Size, Foley’s directing credits have included Pinter’s People and Joan Rivers: A Work in Progress by a Life in Progress.
Ahead of Arturo Brachetti - Change, the Garrick next month hosts the West End return season of South African musical The Mysteries (Yiimimangaliso), a radical reinvention of the Chester Mystery Plays, which runs for 25 performances only from 11 September to 3 October 2009 (See News, 12 Jun 2009).