With The Brighton Festival underway, reviews are starting to come in for one of the most talked about productions this year – Operation Black Antler, in which performer Natasha Magigi is part of the highly talented cast.
Created by four-times BAFTA nominated artists’ group Blast Theory and critically-acclaimed immersive theatre company Hydrocracker, is a fully immersive, site-specific piece that takes an in-depth look at undercover cops and the world of modern surveillance we now find ourselves in. Participants are given new identities and are tasked with infiltrating, befriending and learning valuable information from those around them.
★★★★ The Stage
‘… one of the more thoughtful and sensitive examples of immersive theatre… A uniformly excellent cast means that it’s almost impossible to tell who’s an actor and who’s not’ (read the full review here)
★★★★ The Guardian
‘In the end we are playing a role… just as much as the actors posing, very convincingly, as disgruntled extremists… this kind of imaginative conspiracy shakes one up a bit, makes one look at the world differently’ (read full review here)