Monday, 9 July 2018

Festival Season Frenzy for THE DUKE

It’s hot, hot, hot ☀️☀️☀️ and Festival season is officially here. And on that note we’re delighted to confirm that Shôn will be performing THE DUKE at not one, but two Fringe Festivals this summer. First it’s a trip up north to the place where it all began with THE DUKE returning to this year’s […]

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Monday, 21 May 2018

The Duke Popping Up in Blackheath

You’ve heard of ‘Pop-Up Shops’ – well, we’re offering ‘Pop-Up Theatre Shows’ with another appearance of The Duke popping up in Blackheath at Save the Children’s Mary’s Living and Giving Shop. For one night only, on Wednesday 30 May you can catch Shôn performing The Duke in the unique and cosy store, established by Mary Portas […]

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Tuesday, 24 April 2018

The Duke to Entertain Audiences in Mary Portas’ Save the Children Shop, Kew

We’re delighted to confirm that Shôn will be performing a FREE performance of The Duke at Save the Children’s Mary’s Living and Giving Kew Shop. This tremendous boutique shop was set up by retail expert Mary Portas and now’s your opportunity to pick up something else vital and unique from the South West London shop… the chance […]

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Tuesday, 23 January 2018

STOP PRESS -The Duke on BBC Radio 4

What a way to start the year! Our one-man show, The Duke, by Artistic Director Shôn is being broadcast on BBC Radio 4′s Drama slot on Wednesday 24 January 2018 from 2.15pm. Catch the broadcast of our Award Winning show via this link. And don’t worry if you miss it, you’ll be able to listen […]

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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, 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

Our phenomenal ME & ROBIN HOOD audiences have raised over £20,000 for Street Child United this year! A massive thank you, to you all! And the good news is, we're back this spring, hoping to raise more money towards the 2018 Street Child United World Cup.

Click on the link below for a full list of:

2018 Tour Dates 

THE DUKE

343Head DukeOur generous audiences have raised £47,500 towards Save the Children's Child Refugee Appeals since The Duke premiered in 2016. We're so grateful to you all and hope to continue to increase this phenomenal amount throughout 2018.

For a list of where to see The Duke in 2018, click here.