All for One presents a solo show based on the true story of comedian Mark Thomas' discovery that a good friend and fellow activist was actually a mole sent by Britain's biggest arms manufacturer to spy on Mark. More…
'Cuckooed' is a tale of hubris, planes, demos and undercover deceit told by an award-winning performer. To tell this comedy of betrayal, award-winning UK comedian Mark Thomas uses interviews from friends, colleagues, activists and journalists. 'Cuckooed' is a personal and timely tale on the impact of betrayal, unearthing what it means to be spied upon by a corporation under the sanction of the state.
See it if you like provocative solo shows. Thomas has a fascinating tale and he tells it well. The ends aren't all tied up, but the ride is engaging.
Don't see it if you want highly polished theater. This was more like being told a story (with the help of video) by a funny guy at a dinner party.
See it if for an insiders view of corporations spying on activists & personal betrayal. Intense, informative, and absorbing. Believable & alarming
Don't see it if you want to stay uniformed and think it has nothing to do with you.