Badass Be Thy Name

25 June, 2019


Hot off the back of sell-out runs at Edinburgh Fringe '16, '17, '18 and Soho Theatre London, multi-award-winning company POLICE COPS bring you their latest comedy blockbuster: Badass Be Thy Name.

MANCHESTER 1999. A gritty Northern kitchen-sink drama turns into a vampire slaying horror epic. Complete with a 90s rave soundtrack, supercharged physical comedy and more vampires that you can shake a stake at.

Suitable for 14+

This production is supported by New Diorama Theatre, The Pleasance and The Lowry.


Quotes & Reviews


★★★★★ "Unbeatable physical cop parody"  The Stage

★★★★★ "The juggernaut of cheesy parody" EdFestMag

★★★★★ “The best comedy show of 2015" The New Current

★★★★★ "An absolute jewel in the crown” The Argus

★★★★ “The Pajama Men meets Max and Ivan”  Herald Sun

★★★★ “A joy to behold” Scotsman


The Company


POLICE COPS are Zachary Hunt, Nathan Parkinson and Tom Roe: a three man, multi-award-winning, globally-acclaimed comedy company based in London.

With a shared vision of creating highly physical, highly entertaining and even highlyer clever comedy, POLICE COPS were born.

POLICE COPS’ two shows Police Cops and Police Cops in Space have taken the world by storm; they have won a multitude of awards, garnered critical acclaim across the globe and have enjoyed total sell-out runs at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (2016 & 2017) and at Soho Theatre.



A Younger Theatre, New Diorama Theatre, HOME Manchester and Tobacco Factory Theatres join forces for the first time to bring you INCOMING Festival 2019. One week, three cities, 15 different shows. A showcase of the very best emerging theatre companies from across the country.

An unmissable festival for audiences and aspiring theatre makers alike, with tickets just £5. Alongside the curated festival of inspiring performances, there is a programme of workshops and events, lead by leading industry figures and all affordable or free.

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