Thursday, 13 July 2017

THE WORLD IS FULL OF STORIES…

The world is full of stories. Stories everywhere, all around us, all the time. And I’m about to tell you mine. I’m really looking forward to sharing this new show, ME & ROBIN HOOD with you. Since I watched the BBC six part TV mini-series, The Legend Of Robin Hood, back in autumn 1975, my relationship […]

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Wednesday, 31 May 2017

Exciting Edinburgh & Royal Court Announcement for ME & ROBIN HOOD

Following the success of last year’s Fringe First award winning The Duke, we’re delighted to announce that Shôn will be returning to Edinburgh with the second in a series of solo shows as he celebrates the 20th anniversary of his Edinburgh Festival Fringe debut. ME & ROBIN HOOD examines the inequality that exists in society through Shôn’s […]

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Tuesday, 25 April 2017

THE DUKE – latest news

THE DUKE has now been performed almost 60 times since August 2016, to over 5,500 people, raising almost £37,000 for Save The Children’s Child Refugee Crisis Appeal. A massive thank you to the generous audiences that have seen the show. We are pleased to tell you, following the huge success of the show – receiving […]

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Monday, 6 February 2017

Superb Start to the Year and Boost for Save the Children

What a superb start to the year we’ve had at Hoipolloi. We received confirmation from Save the Children that the 2016 tour of The Duke raised a phenomenal £31,025.19 for the Save the Children UK Child Refugee Crisis Appeal. A massive heartfelt thank you to all our audiences, nearly 5,000 of you that joined us at: Edinburgh’s Pleasance Theatre, Everyman Theatre, Theatre […]

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Wednesday, 26 October 2016

Me and Robin Hood in Cambridge

I’m excited to announce that you can book tickets for my newest show, Me and Robin Hood via our website here. We all have one life that is real, but we also all have more than one life which is fantasy. As the gap between the rich and the poor widens surely it’s time for Robin Hood […]

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Tuesday, 7 June 2016

THE DUKE gets ready for Edinburgh

The countdown to Edinburgh begins. We open THE DUKE on August 3rd at Pleasance Upstairs. We’re delighted to announce that Oberon Books are publishing the script and so of the show will be available to purchase as a text. All royalties to go to Save The Children’s Child Refugee Crisis Appeal.

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Friday, 29 April 2016

Delighted to be working with Save The Children

We are aiming to present 50 free performances of THE DUKE over the 4 month period between August and November this year, asking audiences to donate to Save The Children’s Child Refugee Crisis Appeal rather than buying a ticket.

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Wednesday, 23 March 2016

THE DUKE at Pleasance Upstairs at Edinburgh Festival Fringe

We are delighted to announce that THE DUKE will play at Pleasance Upstairs at 3.30pm throughout the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Aug 3 – 29 this year. THE DUKE is Hoipolloi’s 11th show at the festival. The company have played at the Traverse and Assembly in previous years as well as the Pleasance, winning The Scotsman’s […]

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Monday, 21 March 2016

THE DUKE at Cambridge Literary Festival

THE DUKE is Shôn’s brand new live show. The next performance of THE DUKE is on 9th April at 9pm as part of Cambridge Literary Festival. You can buy tickets click here. We’d like to take this opportunity to thank the team at Sally Ann’s Charity Shop on the Mill Road for supporting the initial […]

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Thursday, 17 March 2016

Co-producers join THE DUKE

We are delighted to announce that both PBJ Management and Theatre Royal Plymouth are joining Hoipolloi as producers of THE DUKE. Their partnership means that we can present the show for free at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe at Pleasance Upstairs for free – asking audiences to make a donation to charity rather than buy a […]

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ME & ROBIN HOOD

Wed 18 Oct 2017 Cambridge Junction

Thu 02 - Sat 4 Nov 2017 Liverpool Everyman

THE DUKE

343Head Duke

Watch the trailer here