Home » Features and Interviews » Interview: Are You Safe Benedict Cumberbatch?
Experiment Human header image

Interview: Are You Safe Benedict Cumberbatch?

Hooky Productions on their show Experiment Human

It’s always fascinating to find out where the original ideas for a play come from, and that’s just what we hear about from sisters Maya and Rosa, who make up Hooky Productions. The pair tell us about turning a childhood idea into the central concept for their show, Experiment Human. We also hear the truth about Benedict Cumberbatch, who has a leading part to play in their show.

The interview was recorded on the same day that it was announced that the Vault Festival had been cancelled. The show was scheduled to play there in March, so at the time of recording, plans were very much up in the air. But the pair were not too downhearted and kept us entertained with their laughter and sheer weirdness of what the show offers. We do hope we get to see it in a theatre near us soon.

The show is now confirmed to play at the following venues and events:

19/ 20 July: The Cockpit (London). Tickets here.
26/ 27 July: Durham Fringe Festival, The CIty Theatre. Tickets here.
4 – 28 August: Edinburgh Fringe, Laughing Horse @ Dragonfly. Tickets here.

You can keep up to date with Hooky Productions on their social media channels below.

Why not subscribe to our newsletter. We send a weekly round up and the occasional special edition.

About Everything Theatre

Everything Theatre is proud to support fringe theatre, not only in London but beyond. From reviews to interviews, articles and even a radio show, our work is at the heart of the industry, and we are official assessors for the Off West End OffComm awards. Founded in 2011 as a pokey blog run by two theatre enthusiasts, today we are staffed by diverse contributors - people who not only work in theatre, but also in law, medicine, marketing and even psychiatry! We are all united by our love for theatre.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *