Compagnia Baccalà (Switzerland)
Feb 20 – Mar 4, 2018 | York Theatre [map link]
Child tickets just $22! *Ages 18 and under
Family Packs (2 adult, 2 child tickets) just $125!
As an advisory to adults who might bring young people, The Cultch recommends PSS PSS for ages 6 and up. All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket.
Inspired by Chaplin and Keaton, Compagnia Baccalà’s enthralling physicality and exquisite expression has been delighting audiences the world over. A breathtaking pas de deux of mishaps and acrobatics, you’ll be laughing long after you leave the theatre.
The draw: Winner of 13 international prizes, including the Cirque du Soleil prize, you’ve never seen anything like it
“Fassari and Pessi are not only skilled; they’re extremely charming clowns…the chemistry between them is terrific, whether they’re clawing at each other or wrapped in a prolonged hug” — Kathleen Oliver, The Georgia Straight
Compagnia Baccalà’s Pss Pss is an hour of theatre that is sure to put a smile on your face, and a thrill in your heart”— Jay Minter, On the List
The show is remarkably fresh and fun for the whole family; you’ll be laughing despite yourself no matter your age”— Nicole Alivojvodic, iliveineastvan.com
★★★★ Award-winning double act Baccalà Clown bow in triumph—The Independent
London international mime festival…have found gold…packed with ideas and ingenuity…outstandingly funny—The Stage
★★★★ Hilarious possibilities of mishap and mayhem—The Herald
★★★★ Instantly captivating…virtuoso comic clowning….a sheer delight to witness—Edinburgh Guide
★★★★ Heart-stealing classic clowning at the very top of their game—The List
Feb 20, 7PM: Opening Night
Feb 21 – 23, 27 – Mar 2, 7PM
Feb 24 – 25, Mar 3 – 4, 2PM
Starring: Camilla Pessi and Simone Fassari
Staging: Louis Spagna
Artistic collaboration: Valerio Fassari
Lighting: Christoph Siegenthaler
Music: H. Ekberg, H. Torgue, S. Houppin, L. Lindvall
65 Minutes, no intermission