"...impressively slick adaptation..." Time Out

"... wonderfully funny and surprisingly complex..." Exeunt Magazine

About the play

A sharp and stylish new comedy about faked identities and explosive office politics.

A critically acclaimed, smart and fast-paced comedy, adapted from Lars Von Trier's cult classic film.


"Gerry Howell - hilarious as Kristoffer..." The Public Reviews

"Severely stylish" A Younger Theatre

"Laugh out loud funny" Broadway Baby

"Crisply staged!" Edinburgh Reporter

"Go see it!" Three Weeks

Cast and Creative Team

Writer: Lars Von Trier (Adapted by Jack McNamara)
Director: Jack McNamara
Designer: Lily Arnold
Lighting Designer: Andy Purves
Cast: Ross Armstrong, Anna Bolton, Gerry Howell, Kate Kordel, Tom McHugh and James Rigby (2014 & 2015); Angela Bain, Jamie de Courcey, Josie Lawrence, Rachel Summers, Ross Armstrong, David Alade, Yuriko Kotani, Tone Haldrup Lorenzen, with cameo appearances from Le Gateau Chocolat, Neil Hamburger, Anavab Pal and Natalie Palamedes (Live Zoom performances 2020)


Edinburgh Fringe Festival August 2013 plus Soho Theatre transfer July 2014. 

Revived for online audiences in partnership with Soho Theatre in September 2020.

Banner image: (L-R) Anna Bolton, Tom McHugh, Gerry Howell, Kate Kordel and James Rigby. © Pamela Raith Photography