When You Fall Down - The Buster Keaton Story

Through slapstick, songs and soft shoe shuffle, follow the triumphs and trials of silent star Buster Keaton making his iconic movies. As the world whirls around, his marriage failing, his best friend on trial, his career at threat and turning to the bottle, Buster must hit his mark as he films his most dangerous ever stunt.

With music, mime, magic and re-creations of Buster’s routines, the show has just finished a month-long run at The Pleasance, Edinburgh. It has appeared in Paris, West End theatre The Other Palace, sell out London shows and in the US for Buster’s own family.

The show just been annouced as a winner of the ThreeWeeks Editors’ Choice Award and has been nominated for Musical Theatre Review's Best Musical at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2018. 

“Entertaining, engaging and full of charm, it’s a very fitting tribute to one of Hollywood’s greatest actor-directors” LONDON PUB THEATRES

"James Dangerfield has succeeded so magnificently in bringing Buster to life before our eyes... it's a thrilling 50 minutes... I urge you to see it." LONDON THEATRE 1


Presented by James Dangerfield

Performed by James Dangerfield

Book, music and lyrics by James Dangerfield

Arrangements and Instrumentals by Martyn Stringer



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