Still No Idea

Photo by Idil Sukan/Draw HQ

presented by Bunny in association with Ellie Keel Productions and Traverse Theatre
written by Lisa Hammond, Lee Simpson and Rachael Spence
originally co-produced by Improbable and The Royal Court Theatre

selected dates on tour supported by house

Lisa and Rachael want to make a show, but there’s a problem: they don’t have any ideas.

So who do they turn to? The Great British Public of course!

They make a pact. They’ll go onto the streets, interview people, and whatever story the public come up with – that will be the show. No backing out, no changing what they don’t like. Deal.

Still No Idea is Lisa and Rachael’s quest: a mischievous look at two friends searching for drama, action, and a story to tell. Part-verbatim theatre, part-confession, part-comedy sketch show with a bit of singing and dancing thrown in. Turns out getting the public to write your story is quite an adventure.

Performed by Bunny’s Lisa Hammond and Rachael Spence, Still No Idea was originally produced by Improbable and the Royal Court Theatre, and is now on its second UK tour.

★★★★ ‘Hammond and Spence are not going to leave any lazy attitude towards disability un-skewered in this eye opening 80 mins, and all credit to them.’ Evening Standard

★★★★ ‘a lucid, delightfully ironic and politically piercing 80 minutes that combine comedy, honesty and protest to distinctive effect.’ Guardian

★★★★ ‘Hypocrisy-smashing new show about disability that’s hilarious, clever and depressingly vital viewing.’ The Stage

★★★★ ‘Hammond and Spence are sincere, incessantly funny and have the rapport perfectly suited to leaping from humour to pathos in a matter of minutes. Essential viewing.’ WhatsOnStage

‘Gliding from irreverence to hilarity to bleakness and back again… genuinely innovative show using verbatim, improvisation, comedy gags and musical numbers.’ Disability Arts Online

‘To the recent spate of shows that put their own narrative-building first, we can now add ‘Still No Idea’, with the addendum that this self-penned two hander may be the funniest and fiercest of them all to date.’ Arts Desk

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Length: 80 minutes, no interval
Age recommendation: 14+
Warnings: Strong language
Photo by: Idil Sukan

Each performance is presented in a relaxed environment
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Full tour schedule at bunnyproductions.co.uk
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This performance is supported on tour by house, delivered by Farnham Maltings and funded by Arts Council England
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Tour Dates

Date Time Venue Booking Information
24/09/2019 7.30pm - 8.50pm Farnham Maltings Book here
26/09/2019 7.30pm - 8.50pm Norden Farm Centre for the Arts
01/10/2019 7.30pm - 8.50pm Stantonbury Campus Theatre Book here
04/10/2019 - 05/10/2019 8pm - 9.20pm The North Wall Arts Centre Book here
16/10/2019 8pm - 9.20pm South Street Arts Centre Book here
19/10/2019 7.30pm - 8.50pm Quarterhouse Book here
29/10/2019 - 30/10/2019 8pm - 9.20pm (+ Q&A on 29 Oct) The Marlowe Studio