The critically acclaimed, 2014 Fringe First winning show...written and performed by Chris Thorpe (Unlimited Theatre, Third Angel), developed with and directed by Rachel Chavkin (The TEAM).
Warwick Arts Centre and China Plate present
Written and performed by Chris Thorpe
Commissioned by Northern Stage and Battersea Arts Centre
If you pinned me against a wall, I’d probably admit to being a liberal.
Of course, pinning me against a wall is exactly what I’d expect from someone like you.
Confirmation is a show about the gulfs we can’t talk across, and about the way we choose to see only the evidence that proves we’re right.
Working with research into the phenomenon of Confirmation Bias, Confirmation attempts to have an honourable dialogue, real and imagined, with political extremism. From multiple award winning Chris Thorpe (Unlimited, Royal Exchange, Hannah Jane Walker) and Rachel Chavkin (The TEAM).
Fringe First award winner - 2014
‘Rachel Chavkin’s fast-moving, kinetic production offers us an absolutely compelling performance from a man who is fast becoming one of the most powerful performers in the UK’. The Scotsman ★★★★
Most suited for ages 14+
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...a sly, slippery thing, tickling at the mind for long after. What's on Stage ★★★★
Chris Thorpe stares into the abyss so you don't have to. Time Out ★★★★
...Thorpe is out to climb outside of his own head, to experience an opinion he loathes as if it were truly his own. The Times ★★★★
Chris Thorpe pushes buttons with his electrifying monologue. Metro ★★★★
|8th Oct 2016 - 9th Oct 2016||Bucharest International Theater Platform|
|14th Nov 2016 - 15th Nov 2016||Zoukak Sidewalks Festival, Beirut|
|11th Mar 2017||Staatstheater Mainz, Germany|