One Step Before the Fall

Spitfire Company & Damúza

‘Theatrical knock-out’ (Times). In this award-winning show that’s captivated audiences from Stockholm to Beijing, dancer and singer fight in the boxing ring for their destiny. ‘A gut-wrenching tour-de-force’ ★★★★★ (Herald). Inspired by Muhammad Ali, from champion boxer to Parkinson’s sufferer. Weaving hypnotic music and dance together to create a unique theatrical experience taking us to the heart of the pugilist. ‘The passion, the desperation, the drive, the joy, the weariness, the pain, an exploration of what it means to be a boxer unencumbered by the usual clichéd storylines’ (Total Theatre). Part of Czech Showcase 2017, organised by the Czech Centre London.

★★★★ “Quick as a whip and aggressively fierce” – The Wee Review

★★★★ “A tornado of sound and movement” – Fest Magazine

‘Ringside Seats for Legend Ali’s Life Retold Through Dance’ – Deadline News

Edinburgh Fringe 2017 Pick n Mix – Total Theatre

  • Dates & Times

    16th Aug 2017 - 24th Aug 2017
    5:00 pm
    50m
  • Location

    ZOO Southside 117 Nicolson Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9ER
  • pricing

    £14 (£12)
  • Suitability

    14+
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