The Frogs
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The Frogs London Reviews and Tickets

83%
(28 Ratings)
Positive
89%
Mixed
7%
Negative
4%
Members say
Dated, Fuuuun, Greek comedy, Physical comedy, Sarcastic

About the Show

Physical theatre ensemble Spymonkey's new twist on Aristophanes' Greek comedy.

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Show-Score Member Reviews (4)

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136 Reviews | 11 Followers
64
Dated, Greek comedy, Physical comedy, Great costumes

See it if you love physical theatre and are a Spymonkey fan who wants to see the next step on their journey.

Don't see it if you want to see Aristophane's Greek comedy. The main bones of that plot is buried in there but this is mostly a play about Spymonkey itself. Read more

112 Reviews | 6 Followers
62
Great staging, Disappointing, Dated

See it if You are a fan of Spymonkey

Don't see it if You want a storyline

5 Reviews | 0 Followers
90
Great acting, Great writing, Hilarious, Intelligent, Thought-provoking

See it if For its themes of death, pathos, existential angst and for its large helping of silliness.

Don't see it if You have taken leave of your senses. It’s a ‘must see’. Read more

1 Review | 0 Followers
85
Sarcastic, Fuuuun, Entertaining, Absorbing

See it if you want to see a classic in a very absurd way

Don't see it if you don't like laughing

Critic Reviews (3)

BroadwayWorld
February 13th, 2024

"Spymonkey use tragedy to create sublime comedy."
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Theatre Weekly (UK)
February 9th, 2024

"anarchic, messy and chaotic, but sometimes it also forgets to be funny."
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Time Out London
February 13th, 2024

"very clever, very silly, very self-aware but not always as funny as it promises to be."
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