APRIL FOOLS ART, PICS AND WORDS - SUNDAY
Apr 29 2019
Welcome to a feast of pics, artwork and audience responses from Beyond The Ridiculous' third night of their three-night celebration of the human condition at The Wardrobe Theatre, April 2019.Read more >
APRIL FOOLS ART, PICS AND WORDS - Saturday
Apr 29 2019
Welcome to a feast of pics, artwork and audience responses from Beyond The Ridiculous' second night of their three-night celebration of the human condition at The Wardrobe Theatre, April 2019.Read more >
April Fools Art, Pics and Words - Friday
Apr 29 2019
Welcome to a feast of pics, artwork and audience responses from Beyond The Ridiculous' first night of their three-night celebration of the human condition at The Wardrobe Theatre April 2019.Read more >
"LIKE A CROSS BETWEEN ACTIVE MEDITATION AND AN ACID TRIP”
Apr 14 2019
In the run up to the Beyond The Ridiculous Easter takeover of the Wardrobe Theatre, I got interviewed by Steve Wright of Bristol 24/7.
First, Steve asked me to to explain what 'Fooling' is:
“The archetype of the Fool is driven by innocence, truth and trust. Th... Read more >
Why do fools fool?
Apr 12 2019
Last weekend, having discovered a cunning way out of my own book-writing procrastination hell, which involved connecting back with the parts of me that had originally embarked on the adventure of writing a book, I posed the question to the Fools in training: which parts of you want to perform in the Easter Beyond The Ridiculous public shows?
I wrote dow... Read more >
Beyond The Ridiculous interviews BCFM
Apr 11 2019
In the run up to Beyond The Ridiculous' 3-night run at The Wardrobe Theatre, two of our Fools, Naomi Smyth and Gen Davis were interviewed on 2 different shows on Bristol Community FM.Read more >
April fools - The Cast
Mar 26 2019
Introducing the cast of fools for Beyond The Ridiculous' three night celebration of the Human Condition at The Wardrobe Theatre, April 19, 20 and 21 2019.Read more >
Beyond The Ridiculous - April 19, 20, 21 2019
Feb 25 2019
Holly Stoppit's company of fools, Beyond The Ridiculous, return to The Wardrobe Theatre for a 3-night celebration of the human condition!
“Both incredibly funny and incredibly moving.” The Huffington Post
19th, 20th and 21st April 2019Read more >
Beyond the Ridiculous 8th December show
Nov 06 2018
Beyond the Ridiculous + friends perform a double bill of ‘Fooling’ at the Bristol Improv Theatre!
<<But what is fooling?>>
Fooling a solo improvisation form, where performers use their own real life stories, feelings and thoughts as source material, choosing from a range of performance techniques, including storytelling, character-work, clowning, physical theatre, movement and live music to create audaciously authentic, gob-smackingly resonant, instant theatre.
“Both incredibly funny and incredibly moving” -Huffingto... Read more >
April Fools Gold
Apr 12 2018
We celebrated April Fools Day, Easter and Full Moon in full foolish style. Stories of windy cliff top goodbyes, gawky 11 year old mermaids, and a long, long journey to Frome, bubbled up and... Read more >