Friday 18 & Saturday 19 March 2016


Fri 18 & Sat 19 Mar






Theatre & Performance


Council Chamber

Inspired by acclaimed US writer David Foster Wallace’s short story Mister Squishy, Focus Group* is an absurd comedy with a dark heart. We invite you to laugh at the joy, loneliness and surreal nature of contemporary life and consumer culture; all guided ably and professionally by our Focus Group moderator, Terry.

Sit back, eat (individually wrapped, luxury) cake, and see a man gradually relinquish the delusion that he matters in the slightest.
Through TOOT’s distinctive style of interactive-storytelling the company will be asking you to consider; 'is a real connection possible at all?'

.... And then go back to watching kitten videos on Facebook.

Created and performed by Stuart Barter, Clare Dunn & Terry O’Donovan
Produced by Faith Dodkins
Design by Jackie Shemesh
Dramaturgy by Nina Steiger

Production images

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