Pit of Goblins

solo performance · dean winkleson presents · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · world premiere · one person show · United States of America

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RUSSELL EATON certified reviewer July 01, 2019
tagged as: Dark Comedy · serial killer · funny · Horror
A clever premise, energetically performed, this exploration of what we hide from the public and what we secretly dream of is deeper than I expected it to be.... full review
EDWARD GOODMAN certified reviewer July 02, 2019
tagged as: spooky · late-night · fun · funny
A fantastic late night spook show. Weird and fun. Unique and a great ride. Also it's super creative. There are aspects that feel like an exploded art project and it all feeds the feel of the piece. Dark (really dark in a few places) and ultra-silly are hard to combine but Bisschop does it without hiccups or seams. Masterful.... full review
RAYMOND-KYM SUTTLE certified reviewer July 02, 2019
There’s very little I can say about this show besides make sure you see it if you can. It’s excellent and it was arguably the best thing I saw at the Fringe 2019.... full review
JONATHAN TIPTON MEYERS certified reviewer July 07, 2019
tagged as: hilarious · twisted · dark · Inspired · brilliant.
What did I just see? Was it a sly, satirical take on the hardships of a serial killer? Free will vs. fatalism? A salute to Dolly Parton? Yes! Twisted, dark, perverse, heartwarming, with matter of fact moments of lunacy, Mitchell Bisschop threads absurd premises and moment to moment reality together with a sense of play. The result is invigorating while simultaneously making you ask "WTF am I watching?" I can't wait to see his next show. My favorite Fringe show this year. ... full review
JANELLE LUCZON certified reviewer July 08, 2019
"Pit of Goblins" is a thrill ride from start to finish. Mitchell Bisschop brings humor and horror to the stage in new and surprising ways. I was mesmerized by so many elements of the show. This piece is a stand out of the Hollywood Fringe Festival and an exceptional theatrical production. ... full review
STACY DYMALSKI certified reviewer June 09, 2019
What a funny, creative story. I love stories that are different and out-of-the-box, but still entertaining and relevant. This was definitely that. ... full review
MATTHEW ROBINSON certified reviewer June 09, 2019
tagged as: dark · twisted · charming · provocative
A dark but sometimes funny entry into the world of theatre and horror. Pit of Goblins is a hard play to describe the mood of but that is what makes it worth seeing for yourself, wonderfully twisted, boldly confident in it's storytelling and deliciously macabre; it's a true piece of art.... full review
ERIK BLAIR certified reviewer June 09, 2019
A lovely dark little tale about a serial killer and, yes, a pit of goblins. Multiple characters, some satire, one actor and a whole lot of dead bodies. Exactly the sort of theatrical journey one expects from a Fringe show.... full review
DREW PETRIELLO certified reviewer June 09, 2019
This show was right up my dark, twisted alley. If you like your humor pitch black or are a fan of well-produced, well-performed solo shows, here is a piece for you.... full review
SPENCER FRANKEBERGER certified reviewer June 12, 2019
This show is so freaking weird, and it's super funny and creepy and still funny.... full review