Adelaide Fringe

FRINGE: Liquor and laughs with Sh*t-faced Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet

This hilarious, sell-out, award winning, smash-hit show has already sold over half a million tickets worldwide and returns to Adelaide to help you enjoy Shakespeare responsibly.


Image credit: ©Rah Petherbridge

DISCLAIMER: This show contains a single, genuinely inebriated cast member and may therefore contain strong language, nudity, implied acts of a sexual nature, rapidly expelled bodily fluids, dreadful singing, actual acts of a sexual nature and possibly some Shakespeare.

Distill my beating heart…

This hilarious, sell-out, award winning, smash-hit show has already sold over half a million tickets worldwide and returns to Adelaide to help you enjoy Shakespeare responsibly.

Sh*t-Faced Shakespeare is the hilarious blend of an entirely serious Shakespeare play with an entirely shit-faced actor. What could possibly go right? With a genuinely inebriated cast member each night, no two shows are ever the same in this raucous, riotous, rampage through Shakespeare’s most iconic play.

Shit-faced Shakespeare® in numbers:

·        12 Years old and still 0 deaths

·        Over 1200 shows performed across the UK and the USA

·        More than 8000 beers consumed on stage to date

·        51 individual nipples displayed on stage (62% of them male)

·        Number of prosthetic limbs used during sword fights: 1

·        All cast livers still original*

*This information is accurate at time of publication.

“The most fun I’ve ever had at the Fringe. I left with tears streaming down my face and a sore belly from laughing far far too hysterically hard” ★★★★★ – Collage Adelaide

“No-holds-barred ecstasy” ★★★★★ – Broadway Baby

“Hilarious” ★★★★★ – The Advertiser

“A hilarious, laugh-a-minute riot.” ★★★★ – Clothesline

WHERE: The Garden of Unearthly Delights, Rundle Park – Kadlitpina, East Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000

WHEN: 17 Feb – 19 March, 2023, 9.30pm (60-min duration)

PRICE: Full price tickets – $39.90 to $44.90; concession – $42.90

To book tickets to this performance of beers, bards and slurred words that have stumbled and stood the test of time, visit the Adelaide Fringe website and purchase via the Fringetix listing here.

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