Vault Festival London

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Vault Festival London – The Communist Threat

  • 26 Feb 2016 — 28 Feb 2016
Imported 2290
Imported 2290

The Vaults

Leake StreetWaterloo SE1 7NN

UK

http://vaultestival.com

The Communist Threat, a noir style spy thriller set in 1950.

Whilst on holiday in Vienna, Kip, an idealistic, upper class war hero is thrown together with Albert, a blunt, working class, survivor of a Japanese POW camp. Sat in the squalid basement of The Sacher Hotel, Vienna. The two secret service agents await the go ahead to execute a communist traitor staying in the hotel above them. They presumed his arrival to be imminent, but as time ticks on, both men realise nothing is what it seems…

The critically-acclaimed show comes to VAULT Festival for three performances only. Don't miss it.

‘This taut thriller is sharply written and thoroughly engrossing.’
★★★★ Fest

‘Tense two-hander.. Debts to Pinter and LeCarre.’
★★★★ The Stage

‘Twist upon twist upon triple twists abound.’
★★★★Three Weeks

‘Multilayered plot wins the day.’
★★★★ Morning Star

‘The chemistry between the two actors is wonderful.’
★★★★ Broadway Baby