SwordPlay

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Swinging from chandeliers, damsels in distress, deserted islands, wedding interruptions and swordfights, swordfights, swordfights await in Sex T-Rex’s new high-action meloromantic Play of Swords!

Dancing from fairy-tale to video game to fantasy epic to literary classic like an assassin at a Masquerade Ball, Sex T-Rex dips its rapier wit into all things sordid and sworded and brings them to the stage in cinematic style.

The Reviews for SwordPlay are in!   Click the source for full reviews: 

SwordPlay won the Just For Laughs award for Best Comedy at the 2015 Montreal Fringe!

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“There’s a reason why they are Fringe favourites here and across Canada”- Crew Magazine

“sheer joy in stage form” – The Mind Reels

“inspired, imaginative and first-rate comedic theatrical magic.” – My Entertainment World

“proves that theatre is still the perfect medium for creating the impossible” 5 Stars – TWISI Theatre Blog 

“the most exhilarating show yet from a hyper-kinetic company” 5 Stars – Torontoist 

“fast paced and clever” NNNN – Now Magazine

“Not to be missed” – ArtsVox

“Amazing physical comedy and sharp performances” –In the Green Room

“a crazy fun explosion of comedy and stage physicality, and if you’re not entertained—well, you may just be a total grump.” – Mooney On Theatre

Their shows challenge the limits of the stage play. With very simple props, they create the grand special effects of cinema by asking the audience to suspend reality and play along. This one is a not miss.” – Montreal Rampage

If you’re interested in checking out a show for the Montreal Fringe Festival, this show is sure to prove one of the best the festival has to offer.” – BWW Reviews

 “so epic, it transcended comedy…” –Re:Stage Reviews

“Sword sword sword sword sword sword!” – Montreal Gazette

and some selected tweets and #fringebuzz:

“Sex T-Rex does it again this year.  Games of Thrones meets Princess Bride!”

@sextrex knock it out of the park again.  After seeing SwordPlay went immediately home to play Nintendo for the rest of my life.”

by joins & on my 5 Star ’15 list. (Can you post that 8Bit TayTay cover somewhere?)” – Steve Fisher of the Torontoist

“Guys, can I just say that @sextrex shows are what Action Movies want to be when they grow up?”

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SwordPlay: A Play of Swords opened in June at the 25th Montreal Fringe Festival at Theatre St. Catherine.
and played to sold out crowds at the Al Green Theatre as a part of the Toronto Fringe Festival!

 SwordPlay is: JOSEF ADDLEMAN, CONOR BRADBURY, JULIAN FRID, KAITLIN MORROW and SEANN MURRAY

With Direction by ALEC TOLLER

and Fight Choreography by KEVIN MACPHERSON

Sound Design by: JOSEF ADDLEMAN and SEANN MURRAY

 

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One thought on “SwordPlay

  1. I just found out that you are at Montreal Fringe…

    It’s too late at night to make a really good satisfyin “squee” noise so I left this comment instead

    But if the sun was shining I’d be squealing like a drunk girl

    for Sex T-Rex

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