The Great Pretender – Noah Tomson & Saskia Longaretti

Lucky you! On this most fortuitous night, famed illusionist The Great Pretender will descend upon this historic building to bring wonder and delight to audiences young and old. You will be impressed. 

So come, be awed, be inspired, be enchanted, above all, be impressed.

The Great Pretender is a tragi-comic multimedia drag physical theatre performance about imposter syndrome.

About Noah and Saskia

Noah Tomson is a physical theatre performer and musician based in Edinburgh. She trained in the Cabuia Escuela Internacional de Teatro y Creación, Buenos Aires, Argentina. She has trained in clowning, mime, physical theatre and devising.

Saskia Longaretti is a multimedia artist based in London. She has written music for comedy and film, writes and performs stand-up, and directs music videos. She trained in Fine Art at Edinburgh College of Art.

We are interested in making accessible work with an emphasis on spectacle and on the emotional self.