Trick of the Light Theatre


"merging magic realism, sharp writing and brilliant performances to deliver an inspiring work that is both comedic and profoundly compassionate"
★★★★★ FringeFeed (Australia)
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Access: Captioned performance on 06/08 & 07/08
_ Time: 12.05
_ Duration: 55 mins
_ Age Suitability: 10+

It’s 1998. Otto is twelve but online he’s thirteen and he’s pretty sure he gets away with it. He lives with his mum, dad, and sister, a chain-smoking Icelandic granny, and an ancient malevolent troll that’s living in the wall…

From Trick of the Light Theatre (The Bookbinder, The Road That Wasn’t There) comes a lo-fi wi-fi fable in the vein of Stranger Things, combining storytelling, projection, and puppetry.

Press & reviews
  • ★★★★★ - - read
  • ★★★★½ - The West Australian - read
  • Stuff - read
  • ★★★★ - The Wee Review - read
  • ★★★★ - Edinburgh Guide - read