UEA Logo
Minotaur Logo White
  • Facebook App Icon
  • Twitter App Icon
  • Instagram App Icon
The Librarians White
created by Lewis Garvey
Sell out Show Fringe 2013
AUGUST 2 - 17, (excl. 4, 11), 2013
12.40PM (55 mins), theSPACE on NORTH BRIDGE, THEATRE 1, £7/£5 (CONC.)

The Librarians, trapped in an endless maze of bookcases, without daylight or a single customer in three decades, have all gone quite mad. The ambitious and villainous Hardbach has his sights firmly set on the coveted title of Chief Librarian, and will let nothing stand in his way: certainly not his hatred for books, certainly not rumours of a monster in the library, and certainly not his bumbling peers…

Love and Money
<
>
Read the weekly Blog
ONE  |  TWO  |  THREE  |  FOUR  |  FIVE  |  SIX

Trailer Filmed and Edited by:

CAST

Brahms Binderman - Beej Harris

Luxus Bulge - Harry Smith

Goshby Burbage - Michael Clarke

Mandrake Hardbach - Harry Denniston

Barbra LaBarbara - Jerusha Green

Dusty Lovejacket - Ed Jones

Margot Murkintosh - Gemma Barnett

Prunellope Pollock - Emily Holt

Erlizabeth Satz - Milly Rolle

Dicky Spine - James Gault

Tabatha Trout - Poppy Pedder

For a one-night run at The Garage Theatre, Norwich:

Fanny Smudge - Josie Dale-Jones

Tabatha Trout - Martha Geelan

CREW

Director: Lewis Garvey

Assistant Director: Martha Geelan

Producer: Kate Marks

Stage Manager: Edward Dyer

Costume: Ciara Morris

The Librarians Revival Preview

Assistant Director of Minotaur Theatre Company's sell-out Edinburgh show, 2013, The Librarians talks to Alex de Ritis about the play's revival at the Garage on 21st February 2014.

 

Listen to more Interviews on Radio Drama

OUR EDINBURGH VENUE 2013
REVIEWS

★★★★★

"The story itself is so gripping and bizarre, and Hardbach is such a delightful bastard of a protagonist, it’s difficult not to get lost in the world that the cast create."

- Chris White, The Tab

Read more...

★★★★★

"These young actors are the stars of tomorrow, the play is very funny, incredibly well acted and very well directed... The whole piece just crackles."

- Ian Cole, York Mix

Read more...

★★★★

"Surreal, silly, spectacular, Minotaur Theatre Company presents a comic gem of a show that is a thoroughly entertaining experience."

- Joseph Cunningham, Broadway Baby

Read more...

★★★★

"The Librarians is fantastical and fabulous, provoking much laughter from adults and children alike."

- Eliza Plowden, Edfringe Review

Read more...

★★★★

"The Librarians is a joy. Full of inventive little touches and lots of puns, this is a very funny that’s show that’s well worth seeing."

- Eleanor Turney, A Younger Theatre

Read more...

★★★★

"Full of articulate alliterations, piquant puns, and ripe with wit, Minotaur Theatre Company present The Librarians. After some online hype they are selling out many shows, and it's not hard to see why!"

- Antony Sammeroff, The Skinny

Read more...

"The Librarians is amusing and engaging, as well as impressively well-formed. ... [It] is definitely one to watch."

- Lucy Morris, Concrete

Read more...

The Librarians DVD
THE LIBRARIANS DVD

 

If you would like to purchase the Official "The Librarians" DVD, filmed on the night of the Norwich Trailer for £3.50 (plus shipping), please:

Don't forget to include your name and address, and we'll get right back to you. All payment are secured through Paypal.

Did you see The Librarians?
GALLERY
The Librarians

The Librarians

The Librarians, showing at theSpace on Northbridge, Theatre 1, August 2-16th, 2014

Monster's Lurkin'

Monster's Lurkin'

One of two puppets, created for the show, finally comes to life on stage!

Laughter in the Library

Laughter in the Library

Even during the later stages of the rehearsals, the cast were still finding time to have fun.

Workshop One

Workshop One

During the First Workshop, the cast started developing their characters, prior to filming the trailer.

Fortune Telling

Fortune Telling

In order to raise money, we lent a helping hand to the on campus club, providing face painting, and in this case: fortunetelling.

Whose Line is it Anyway?

Whose Line is it Anyway?

Another fundraiser was a 'Whose Line is it Anyway?' night. A huge thank you for UEA Comedy Society for taking part!

Thank You!

Thank You!

We've add had an amazing time preparing for the show in Edinburgh, but we couldn't have done it without your generous donations and support!

See more production photos at:

© 2014 UEA Drama and Minotaur Theatre Company

Website Creation and Design by Edward Dyer