Confetti & Chaos

This mad, interactive show is the worst wedding reception you’ll ever go to… and everyone is invited!

A 5-star comedy with fun and mayhem bursting from the seams of a wedding dress, this completely immersive and original comedy pulls out all the stops – including quick-fire character changes and quick-fire laughs.

When the mother of the bride throws a surprise wedding reception, you can perhaps expect an elaborate party. But there are also uninvited guests, misbehaving family, and secrets spilling from the closet.

Crammed with comedy and chaos, this original, confetti-filled show features four performers playing nine characters in a whirlwind of laughter, love and tears. There’s even a 3-course meal, and maybe even some dancing!

‘Pumped to bursting with energy, filled with hilarity and a riot of epic proportions, it is impossible not to fall madly in love with this immersive event’ *****BroadwayWorld, Edinburgh Fringe

From arrival through to seating, eating and dancing, Confetti & Chaos is a classic take on an English wedding reception gone wildly wrong. It is a totally immersive and highly improvised comedy dining show written and produced by Interactive Theatre International, the people behind the global smash hit, Faulty Towers The Dining Experience. Debuting in 2015, it has since appeared at Brighton and Edinburgh Fringe, and on tour in Australia, the UK, Ireland and Singapore.

'A masterclass in comedy acting' (Glasgow Theatre blog 2018)
'The script is truly a piece of genius' (Broadway World, Edinburgh Festival 2018)
'Great comedic quips and slapstick...immersive theatre at its finest' (Fest Magazine, Edinburgh Festival 2018)
'The whole shambolic affair has the guests in stitches' (Nottingham Post 2018)

This show includes a meal. If you have special diet requirements, please let us know here.

The Cast

Nerine Skinner - Stacey/Val

Nerine trained at Arts Educational Schools London and has worked in many areas of the industry from musical theatre to dance to plays and stand up comedy. Her recent work includes Beauty and The Beast (Salisbury Playhouse) Undercover Girlfriends (Channel 5) and Roald Dahl and the Wurble Gobblers (in association with the Roald Dahl Guild).

Nerine is now in most of ITI’s shows playing Sybil in Faulty Towers The Dining Experience, and Cassandra and Marlene in Only Fools The (cushty) Dining Experience, as well as Val and Stacey in Confetti & Chaos. She has even been known to have played both sets of characters in this show too! She works a great deal in devising and has helped create and develop several projects from including work on Pamela's Palace and a new concept for a Faulty Towers show with ITI. She also devises and creates private immersive theatre abroad.

Nerine has a real love for comedy and is part of the double act Franks and Skinner who have performed two shows at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. They received five star reviews and have since filmed a pilot for a children's TV series.

Nerine is thrilled to be up at the Fringe with ITI once more performing in Confetti & Chaos and Faulty Towers The Dining Experience. She is also one third of the comedy vocal trio The Dots.

Hayden Wood - Ricky/Ray

Hayden is a London based actor who has worked extensively in the UK and around the world. Selected theatre credits include The Play That Goes Wrong (London West End), Richard II (Houses Of Parliament and Arcola), Alice's Adventures Underground (The Vaults), The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (Park Theatre), The Owls Are Not What They Seem (Theatre Delicatessen), The Bunker Trilogy (Edinburgh, Adelaide and Seoul), The Boy James (Edinburgh Fringe) and Sherlock Holmes: A Working Hypothesis (UK Tour). Having joined ITI in 2017, Hayden has won 5-star reviews for his roles as Ricky/Ray in Confetti & Chaos and for Basil in Faulty Towers The Dining Experience.

Otis Waby - Will/Marvin

Otis is an Actor, Writer and DJ who trained at LAMDA. Recent theatre credits include Michael Morpurgo’s King Arthur (Gilded Balloon, Edinburgh), national tours of Roast (Hen & Chickens), and A Pool Hall at The Edge of The World and Woman In The Wall (Theatre 503), and a lot of Shakespeare. For TV, he’s appeared in The Job Lot Series 2 for Big Talk/ITV 2, and in I Shouldn’t Be Alive on Discovery Channel. Recent film credits include Art Is and Goddard & Others for New Troy Productions. Otis joined ITI in 2017

Helen Colby - Lynne/Marge

Helen trained at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts and was awarded The Dame Judi Dench Scholarship Award

Theatre credits include: Bec The (M)Other Life (Workshop), Spite Beauty and the Beast (Salisbury Playhouse), Mrs Hopkins My Fair Lady (Teatro San Carlo), Mrs Pratchett Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (Theatre Royal Drury Lane), Lead Vocalist at The Brick Lane Music Hall, Baguette Beauty and the Beast (Theatre Royal Wakefield), Fairy Godmother Cinderella (Beck Theatre Hayes), Baroness Elberfeld The Sound of Music (Regent's Park Open Air Theatre), Anna The House of Mirrors and Hearts (Perfect Pitch Workshop), Dance Captain/Swing Sweeney Todd (Adelphi West End), Fairy Godmother/Wicked Stepmother Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella (Tabard), Ensemble/Cover Frau Schmidt/Sister Berte The Sound of Music (No. 1 Tour), Ensemble/Cover Sister Mary Patrick Sister Act (Original Cast - London Palladium), News Revue (Canal Cafe Theatre and Edinburgh Fringe Festival), On That Note and Side by Side by Sondheim (The Tobacco Factory)

Film, TV and Recordings include: Toxic Audiobook Narrator RNIB, Irene Call The Midwife Christmas Special 2017, Neal Street Productions, Policewoman The Chase, Vodafone, Company Consider Yourself (Test Shoot) Dir. Vadim Jean, BBC Films/Gold Circle and The MOB Film Company, Company London Road Dir. Rufus Norris, Cuba Pictures, Sweeney Todd London Cast Recording, Sister Act Original Cast Recording, The Royal Variety Performance filmed at The Opera House Theatre Blackpool

Helen is thrilled to be performing in Confetti & Chaos for ITI at this year’s Fringe. She is also one third of the comedy vocal trio The Dots



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