“The best street show I have ever seen.” Steven Berkoff. Actor, director & playwright. UK.
“Fantastic. Well crafted… something for everyone… toddlers giggling… adults cheering” Ashley Davidson, Marvellous Events, UK
“D’Amour – a modern man?” by Joe May
Joseph D’Amour Bouffon (Joseph, the fool of love) wanders the world weeping, singing for his lost love. He starts a show in her memory. A crowd forms.
A beautiful woman is smiling at him! A new love?
Excitement builds as D’Amour pulls every trick he can, trying to impress.
Audiences the world over have enjoyed his foolish attempts to win a single kiss.
Will he get the girl? Will he be worthy of a kiss? Will he prove himself a modern man!?
A classic tale of man’s struggle to impress. With a stupendous French accent.
Perfect for festivals, open air performance, cabaret, theatre, as an MC, and for schools/colleges.
Joe May unpicks the tricky job of being a modern man. This is a clown with a few points to make – flexibility, sense of humour, fitness, fame, a feminine side and the ability to multitask…all shown through surprising circus tricks, contortion and humour.
The theme makes this show highly accessible for school students of various ages.