Faulty
Optic

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Shows

flutter

PLUCKED

show by Liz Walker now working as InvisibleThread
contact for more information:

invisiblethread.co.uk

flogging a dead horse

show by Gavin Glover now working as PotatoRoom productions.
contact for more information:

potatoroom.co.uk

fcp

FishClayPerspex

In this simple, small-scale, low technology piece, Faulty Optic manipulates puppets, miniature and armless pointy-footed figures, clay, lagging, pens and plastic.

 

DeadWedding

In collaboration with composer Mira Calix, OperaNorth, Manchester International Festival and The Library Theatre, Manchester. Based on Orpheus. This time they are both DEAD and biding their time in Hades.

Horsehead

Galloping nightmares, a desolate sanitorium and a shattered love between two ends of a pantomime horse. toured 2006 and 2005.

Licked

Collaboration with OperaNorth. Animation, live percussion and singing. Spoiled picnics, desperate mothers and poisoned doggies.... and a lady hiding in the woods with a pink face and a very long tongue!

Soiled

Opened February 2003. A twisted love story, clumsey clowning routines and a trip to Hades

Snuffhouse Dustlouse

Breathing machines and bottled pets. The show that made Faulty Optic's name.

Tunnelvision

Frustrated tea parties and rumbling carpets. Includes live feed video onto a nightmarish miniature rollercoaster.

Bubbly Beds

Puppets videoed underwater, complete with bubbles and floaty bits.

shot

Shot at the troff

A trilogy in 3 parts including silly boxing and nasty pea throwing.

darwin

Darwins Dead Herring

The show with fluffy bunnies and mechanical dog sex - a new world order?

gran

My Pig Speaks Latin

Faulty Optic's first show, a trilogy, experimental and very cruel.