Australian Premiere

Men with Coconuts

Comedy
GB
Scaled coconuts with mugs

Scotland's leading improv troupe make their Australian debut in Adelaide with an hour of award winning improvised comedy sketches and songs, culminating in a showstopping finale -- an entirely improvised musical. These Edinburgh Fringe favourites push their art form to a new level. Unplanned, unscripted, and unbelievable!

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.

Reviews

“Cheek-aching improvisation… The beauty… is every one pans out to be completely different, so there’s no shame in returning again and again.”
The Advertiser

“Strong and accomplished singing voices, perfect comedic timing, a stage presence which is both kind and hilarious.”
Jane Durbridge, Sam about Town

“The wit of Men With Coconuts is lighting-quick and their show at this year’s Adelaide Fringe Festival isn’t one to miss...So damn talented.”
Julian Cuningham, The Adelaidian

Presented by:
Men with Coconuts

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 down under for the first time in 2019.

The Men with Coconuts in Australia are:
Charles Hindley (internationally acclaimed actor and vocalist), Will Naameh (freestyle rapper and 'Best Newcomer' at Scottish Comedy Awards 2018), Steve Worsley (prolific narrator of audiobooks, renowned singer and actor) and musician Colin Bramwell (poet, pianist, playwright).
Melanie Hindley joins them as Tour Director and Producer.

Season has ended

Venue

Gallery Room at The National Wine Centre

Cnr Hackney and Botanic Rd, Adelaide, SA, 5000

The Pocket at Stirling Fringe

Stirling Lawns / Piccaillyangga (Coventry Library Lawns), 63 Mt Barker Rd, Stirling, SA, 5152

Venue

Gallery Room at The National Wine Centre

Cnr Hackney and Botanic Rd, Adelaide, SA, 5000

The Pocket at Stirling Fringe

Stirling Lawns / Piccaillyangga (Coventry Library Lawns), 63 Mt Barker Rd, Stirling, SA, 5152

Content Warnings

Age Suitability: M

Coarse Language: Occasional, Mild

Sexual References: Occasional, Mild

Other Warnings:

Loud noises

This is improvised comedy based on audience suggestion, therefore the show is different each time and could involve coarse language, loud noises and sexual references - or it may not!

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