Past Shows

Much Ado About Nothing

Shakespeare was master of the romcom, and this is his finest: warring ex-lovers, a ruined wedding and an aptly named villain, John the Bastard. Gossip, wit and jealousy abound in this merry romp. Can everything be resolved by a bungling neighbourhood watch and one final piece of trickery? Four actors took on all nineteen characters

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream

In Summer 2018, seeing a fairy in your pub garden didn’t necessarily mean you’d had one too many… Open Bar brought Shakespeare’s most popular comedy to seventeen Fuller’s gardens and it’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream as you’ve never seen it before. When two sets of young lovers and a hapless amateur theatre company make their

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A Christmas Carol

Open Bar brought Dickens’ classic Christmas tale into the heart of Fuller’s pubs. Adapted from Open Book Theatre’s 2016 tour of A Christmas Carol, audiences were transported back to Victorian London. In true Open Bar style, the show was totally family friendly, engaging and full of laughs. With music, ghostly goings-on and more than a

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The Comedy of Errors

In summer 2017 Open Bar returned with not one, but TWO versions of The Comedy of Errors! Our “compact” tour comprised of four madcap and versatile actors and hatstand (yes, you read correctly!) playing the fourteen characters to hilarious effect! Our “classic” tour followed suit, bringing a high energy, huge scale The Comedy of Errors

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Twelfth Night

In summer 2016 Open Bar were let loose on Fuller’s pub gardens with a version of Twelfth Night unlike any other. With every ounce of comedy squeezed out of Shakespeare’s comedy and the audience swept right into the centre of the action and transported to Illyria Folk Festival, it truly was a summer of laughs,

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