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4-7 Aug





Barnaby Tobias


Simon Usher

production team

‘I love you.
Out of fear?
Out of love.
Aren’t you f**king lucky.’

When two painters meet under a moonlit sky, poetry, cigarettes and sex isn’t all they share. Fox-Light tells the tale of young lovers infatuated with each other’s beauty, charm and genitals. In an age where facades are clung onto for dear life, Jay and Tess must break through the masks of society in order to see what lies beneath. Dissolving into the essence of their own souls and moving closer to the truth, the romance turns sinister as the very thing they hold onto, could be the very thing that sets them free.

‘There is a place to get to, a place beyond all of this. I was promised that.’

Fox-Light is the debut play by Barnaby Tobias (Netflix, Theatre Royal Windsor) directed by Simon Usher (RSC, National) collaborating with first time designer Louisa Posovatz. This tar-black dramedy uses gut wrenching honesty and brutal humour to explore the way Love disguises herself, the addictive nature of loving and the responsibility that truth brings. Fox-Light isn’t for the weak hearted nor the self-righteous, it demands an answer to the all-important question; ‘How do I love in the way I know I’m capable of?’

‘Forgive me father for I know not what I do.
But you did know. You knew the whole time.’

This production is part of Camden Fringe.

Latecomers may not be admitted. Please arrive in good time for the start time.
Under 18s are not permitted into the theatre for this performance. 
No re-admittance once the performance has commenced. Refunds and exchanges are not available.


Barnaby Tobias

Barnaby Tobias graduated from the Oxford School of Drama in 2020. He’s mostly known for
playing series regular ‘Dev’ in Netflix’s ‘The A List’. He’s worked across several theatres
including The King’s Head and Theatre Royal Windsor, and will appear in upcoming short
films ‘I’m Going to give You a Ticket’ (Marcus Liversedge) and ‘Alone’ (Shian Denovan) as
well as an understudy for the title role ‘Dmitry’ at the Marylebone Theatre. Fox-Light is his
debut play as a writer.


Martina Rossi

Martina is an Argentinian actress, originally from Buenos Aires. She completed her acting
training at the Fontainebleau School of Acting, directed by Laurent de Montalembert. She’s
also a member of Til Tomorrow Theatre Company. So far, they have taken their production
of ‘Romeo and Juliet’ to the Skrow Theatre in Athens and this summer they are embarking
on a UK tour of ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream.’ Martina made her screen debut in Argentina,
starring in Laszlo Papas’ ‘Los Impresentables’.


Barnaby Tobias

set designer

Louisa Posovatz

movement director

Kirsty Mcfarland


Ardan Devine

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