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Immersive Theatre As A Guerrilla Marketing Tool

Posted in Immersive Theatre, Viral Video.

This recent video from Russian znak.com aims to show how dangerous telling the truth can be. They use immersive theatre to submerge unsuspecting members of the public in a fake trail after ‘telling the truth’ to a simple question. Like what we do? Want to hear more about experiential theatre in events and marketing? Sign up to… Read more »

The Conjoined Twins Character

Posted in Characters, Make-up and Prosthetics.

Following the success of our ‘Conjoined Twins’ project in early 2013, we decided to develop the design and performance further – as a company we strongly believe in keeping ideas fresh, always developing, to make the work the best it can be. The twins perform in-crowd interactive performances and installations at events before heading to… Read more »

The Goblin Characters In Their Own Film!

Posted in Characters, The Goblins.

This has now been out for a little while and has been getting some great attention so I thought we should share it with visitors to the blog. The Goblins of Wood Green is a short film written and directed by Civilised Mess. A film that explores the potential loneliness and isolation of living in… Read more »

Immersive Theatre Event Company – Interzone – The World of William Burroughs – Case Study

Posted in Past Events.

On Friday the 7th February Civilised Mess took part in the immersive theatre event ‘Interzone’. Guerrilla Zoo presented an experiential event inspired by the life and times of William S Burroughs, where, in a warehouse in Greenwich the strange and seedy “metaphorical stateless city” of Interzone was created.  “Interzone takes the world of Burroughs’ writing… Read more »

Cath Kidston – Canary Wharf Store Promotion

Posted in Characters, Past Events.

Civilised Mess recently received a commission to create characters for a tea party promoting the new Cath Kidston shop in Canary Wharf. With the brief of… Create a fun and exciting brand experience for customers Maximise awareness of Cath Kidston and our new store in Jubilee place Drive Footfall and incremental sales Brighten up peoples… Read more »