"the kind of gem we like to stumble upon at the Fringe" ...
"well worth seeing" ...
"talented cast act out a fast paced show with a tight script" ...
"intriguing and engaging"
"a generous piece of writing ... well done"
"I really enjoyed this performance ... Go and see it"
"A strong lead [Alastair Lawless] carries the title role ... Mosca is one of theatre's great parts,
and [Vanashree Thapliyal] has good comic timing"
"A very enjoyable way to see one of the masterpieces of Jacobean theatre."
Two Venetians - one fictional, one historical; one comic, one serious; a famous lover and a famous trickster - were brought to life by
Arbery Productions for three-week runs at the Edinburgh Fringe in 2018. Award-winning writer
four-star adaptation of Ben Jonson's
Volpone, first seen at the Fringe in 2017 was
revived as a two-act play, while his new one-act drama Casanova Dreaming looked at the life of Italy's most famous lover.
J B Priestley's rarely-performed one-act play The Rose and Crown brought in large audiences and four-star reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe.
Post-war 1940s Britain is cold, rationed and bleak. In a London pub a group of drinkers are complaining about their lives when a stranger enters
and makes an unusual request.
2013 - 2014
three one-man plays by Martin Foreman about beauty, faith and obsession
under the title of Desire and Pursuit
in London and at the Edinburgh Fringe: with Christopher Peacock in Angel and
Tadzio Speaks . . . and Christopher Annus
in Now We Are Pope.
"wonderfully believable" Everything Theatre
Views from the Gods
In 2013 Californian Lives - three one-character plays by Martin Foreman (Los Feliz,
Ben and Joe's, and Sunset, with Robin Holden, John Vernon and Carolyn Lyster) -
premiered at the King's Head Theatre in London. The production received wide critical acclaim:
("a masterclass on the art of the monologue" / "utterly convincing portraits of love" /
"eloquent and descriptive prose" and other reviews).
In 2012 Martin won the New Writing Award for Loss: four one-man plays at the Solo Festival in London - Angel,
Ben and Joe's, Los Feliz and A Sense of Loss.
All Edinburgh Theatre
Playscript of the new adaptation
of the classic comedy, with
Mosca and Corbaccia now women
Founded in London in 2013, based in Edinburgh since 2014, Arbery Productions
is an occasional group of theatre creatives with a track record of successful productions.
Arbery Productions has signed up to the Protecting Actors Fringe Charter, helping to ensure all cast and crew involved operate under safe and fair working conditions.
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