Butt Kapinski

Back by popular demand for one night only!! A brilliant film noir murder mystery comedy experience from the one of Edinburgh Fringe's finest award-winning comedy stars

6th Jun 2019
9.30pm | £10

Private Eye Butt Kapinski invites you to co-star in a film noir murder mystery set in a seedy world of sex, sin, shadows and subterfuge – an award-winning comedic experience presented by Deanna Fleysher

Think it’s a solo show? Think again. Butt Kapinski, a gender-troubled private eye with a mouth full of speech impediments and a wearable streetlight, invites you to co-star in a film noir murder mystery. An immersive comedy, for adults only.

BEST COMEDY Fringeworld 2017
INNOVATION AWARD Adelaide Fringe 2017
BEST COMEDY Adelaide Fringe 2016

“A tour de force of character comedy and clowning.”
★★★★★The Independent

“Fleysher’s performance is like no other: hilarious, yes, but she also manages to make everybody present want to be her best friend in this unique form of immersive theatre.”
★★★★★ Edinburgh Festivals Magazine

“This is not audience participation, this is immersive comedy like you have never experienced. And we love it.”
★★★★ The Scotsman

“Terrifically inventive and invariably hilarious… A master craftswoman at work.”
★★★★ Fest

Suitable for ages 16+

Deanna Fleysher is a comedy artist, teacher and director devoted to audience inclusion. She created Foreplay, an erotic improv comedy show that ran for a year at the People’s Improv Theater in New York and was featured at the Chicago Improv Festival. She created, produced and starred in Kill Me Loudly: A Clown Noir and The Kapinski Private Eye Academy at the New York Clown Theatre Festival. She created the Naked Comedy Lab, a workshop for training in interactive/immersive comedy and clown/bouffon. She is the director and co-writer of Red Bastard, the internationally acclaimed bouffon show. Currently, she tours her award-winning solo show Butt Kapinski and teaches Naked Comedy labs in the Pacific Northwest of the U.S. and around the world.

Running Time: 1 hour (no interval)
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