The Extraordinary Time-Travelling Adventures of Baron Munchausen

Presented by OhSo Funny

This BBC-Featured show promises swords, duels, elephants, castles built of cheese and all of it completely and irrefutably true! Discover how the Baron invented Morris dancing, how his actions saved the Isle of Skye from sinking beneath the waves, why every fourth child in Bruges is named after him and other fantastically delightful stories. This show will delight adults and children with its wonderful joie de vivre and other pretentious words!

This exciting new concept show features award-winning comedians and improvisers who are challenged by one another to invent outrageously exaggerated swashbuckling stories based on the The Adventures of Baron Munchausen. All they have is their wits, some silly hats and the suggestions of an audience full of giggling children (and their grown-ups) to ensure that all ends happily ever after!

Varies09 — 17 Feb
Studio - The Vaults, Leake Street
1hr 00m
As Heard On RadioImprovTheatrical
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About the company

OhSo Funny

Nominated for Leicester Comedy Festival's Best Children's show 2018, we are a troupe of comedians who specialise in improvisation for children.

Jonah Fazel – BAFTA Winning ‘History Bombs’, Cbeebies ‘Treasure Champs’, Sky One, ‘Duck Quacks Don’t Echo’. ★★★★★ “Sparkling satirical wit” – TVBomb.

Nigel Lovell - Charlie Brooker's ‘Election Wipe’. BBC's ‘Edinburgh Nights’. ★★★★ "A good show to see." - Theatre Extra.

Will Seward - Comedians Cinema Club, Club Shambles. ★★★★ “Silly and fun comedy with plenty of fantastic visual gags." - Broadway Baby.


Performers: Nigel Lovell, Jonah Fazel, Will Seward, Mat Wills, Leanna Wigginton

Press & Reviews

FestMag - ★★★★ “The whole thing is a blast”
PrimaryTimes - "Funny and Inspired"
Sitting on the Fourth Wall - "hilarious and entertaining".
BBC Radio Leicester - “Fantastic... completely on the hoof”

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