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Rob Is

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Play (2011)

One man’s tale of unrequited love, his online crusade against the news becoming just another entertainment program and the frustrations associated with pedal bins. 

Opened at the Camden People’s Theatre August 10, 2009.

Written by Trent Burton

Directed and Produced by Trent Burton and Melinda Burton

Lighting by Tiffany Hudson

Starring Matthew Wade, Rayyah McCaul, David Swain and featuring Robin Ince as the voice of the Newsreader.


Played to sold out audiences

“A side-splitting story” – The London Magazine

“Rob Is challenges the audience and provokes debate.” – The londonpaper Online

“An entertaining and thought-provoking hour’s entertainment.” – Fringe Report

“Witty and intelligent” – TimeOut Reader Reviews

“This is a strong ensemble, with a natural rapport and a sound sense of comic timing helped along by Burton’s quick-fire, wordy dialogue.” – Fringe Review

“The play makes the viewer think about the issues (that) are not consciously thought of in our everyday lives.” – The Camden Voyeur