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Last Stand on Honey Hill

Successful Edinburgh Fringe show comes home to Cambridge. New musical comedy set in The Fens starring comic songwriter Liz Cotton and her cat Purdy. Cambridge Junction Saturday 19 November; bar opens 7pm; show 8pm; ends 9pm. Age 16+

  • 19th November 2022 - 19th November 2022
  • 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Successful Edinburgh Fringe show comes home to Cambridge. New musical comedy set in The Fens starring comic songwriter Liz Cotton and her cat Purdy. Cambridge Junction Saturday 19 November; bar opens 7pm; show 8pm; ends 9pm. Age 16+

With her marriage on the rocks and children leaving home, Liz Cotton writes comic songs to help her cope with life, but when a billion-pound private water company reveals its plans to put a sewage plant next door, things go from bad to worse. Can Liz and two small villages in The Fens  harness the power of song to save their community – and her future?’

Reviews from Edinburgh fringe debut this summer

★★★★  ‘Liz Cotton may have given me my Fringe experience of 2022.An incredible mashup of Felicity Kendall and Mark Thomas with wardrobe by Laura Ashley and vocabulary via Kathy Burke. It is a killer mix.’ Kate Copstick, The Scotsman

‘Effortless storyteller with a gift for comedic compositions. Her songs are as funny as they are clever.’Diana Miranda, The Play’s The Thing

‘This show completely stole my heart​’; ‘Hilarious, heart-warming and very emotional’; ‘Brilliantly entertaining’ Audience Reviews

Highly recommended show’ Fringe Review

All proceeds to go to Save Honey Hill Campaign

Facilities

  • Accessibility Guide
  • Bar
  • Car Parking
  • Cloakroom facilities
  • Disabled Accessibility

Accessibility Facilities

  • Assistance dogs welcome
  • Designated wheelchair public toilet
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Did you know?

In 1958, a group of engineering students managed to hoist an Austin Seven car onto the roof of Senate House, with the help of some clever calculations. It took the university a week to remove it – and will surely go down in history as one of the boldest student pranks ever!