St. Ann’s Warehouse presents

A Fix+Foxy Production
Produced by Glynis Henderson Productions, The Pleasance & Alchemation
Written & directed by Tue Biering
Co-directed & choreographed by Nhlanhla Mahlangu


JUNE 7–JULY 7, 2024




In Dark Noon, the hit of the Edinburgh Festival, a cast of South African actors and members of the audience re-enact the story of the American wild, wild west through the lens of Hollywood Westerns. This incendiary spectacle turns American history on its head — from the land rush to the gold rush, to gunfights and gunslingers, the territorial conflicts between the European settlers and the indigenous natives are all there. It’s an absurd and vicious game – playful until it isn’t.

“Huge and spectacular... Bold and breathtaking...”

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““A savage and gripping live documentary that tells the 300-year history of the American west in 100 uproarious minutes.”

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“Dark Noon… isn’t just welcomed, it’s necessary.”

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