PLAYS – Diary of a Welshcake


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The story of a man who travels to Hong Kong, becomes an Elephant and has his first heterosexual relationship….

Reviews and Awards
“Kill To Get A Ticket”★★★★★The Scotsman

“The holy trinity; well acted, well directed and well written”★★★★★ Broadway Baby

“An interactive, emotive and belly laugh inducing piece of theatre”★★★★★Break A Leg

“Infinitely Likeable” London Pub Theatres ★★★★

“A Genuinely Funny Performance” Everything Theatre ★★★★

“Ashton offers a brilliant, touching performance”
Edinburgh Three Weeks ★★★★

“This a hidden gem of a show. Cracking.”
Edinburgh Fresh Air radio
“His talent is obvious” The Stage (Ones To Watch)
“Wonderfully frantic… written and performed with spontaneity… Curiosity alone should justify a ticket” South China Morning Post
“Funny and Poignant” Hong Kong BC Magazine

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Nominated for an Edinburgh Fringe First

Nominated for Two Break A Leg Awards:

Best Off West End Male Performance

Best Off West End Production (as part of double bill Odd Man Out)

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Written by Lesley Ross, directed by Soho Theatre artistic director Steve Marmion and starring Gregory Ashton, the same team that brought you the award winning Madam Butterfly’s Child….

Photos: Brian Tarr & Luke Adamson