Immersive theatre, interactive theatre, site-specific theatre; call it whatever the hell you like, but London is bursting with plays and performances that defy stuffy conventions to offer you an experience that’s more like a real life adventure than an evening at the theatre. Walk through fantasy landscapes; eat and drink with actors; get chased by the bad guys; help commit a crime – screw virtual reality, you can do all these things and more in the flesh, in London town. Here’s our round up of London theatre’s wild side.
Put on your dancing shoes - oh, and a compulsory outfit of white t-shirt and blue jeans - for this immersive night out from Reuben Feels. This show set in a dystopia where a mysterious institute has cracked the science of love, and can matchmake with a 100% success rate. Reuben Feels are the producers behind a motley bunch of experiences including Bestival's Irish Not-A-Pub and dining experience Gingerline. This new show is their biggest scale to date, and a brave move from commercial work into full-on, off-West End theatre.Read more