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Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

I was sadly the only one there the evening I went. It was an evening / hour well spent. A lovely family telling the history and current events of Myanmar through comedy.

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

There are some bad reviews for this but it is one of the funniest things I have seen. It's not Broadway but it's done with a good heart. Just enjoy. It will stay with you for the rest of your life!

Thank Martinbullock
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our visit to see Mu Law and his Moustache Brothers family. Mu Law is entertaining as he showcases the traditions of comedy and dance within Myanmar while also telling the story of his family's satirical resistance. Don't go if you are expecting to...More

Thank Scurvyemu
Reviewed 20 February 2018

The history is sad, rest in peace Par Par Le. Lu Maw is pretty funny but there is a real sadness behind his eyes. The show is eclectic and barmy but a must see.

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 21 January 2018

After walking through the city all day, we went to this ''theater'' because we knew the story of the Moustache brothers. There is only one left who carries the show every night with his sister, his wife and some family members. He recalls the history...More

Thank SylvanoT
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Living in the past, negative about everything, this old misogynist was painful to listen to. Not only is his English bad, his jokes are awful and very negative to his wife. The dancing is pitiful - it's a really big GIVE IT A MISS

Thank Ngaio M
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

This was the funniest and best night out I have had in ages. The comperes jokes are so good and spot on for a non English native speaker. The National dancing was so entertaining too. Please come and support them as they really deserve your...More

Thank markymarkpaisley
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We came to watch the moustache brothers after reading about their resistance and criticism of the Burmese government. The humour is a little dated by UK standards but parts were funny and interesting to watch. The walls are covered in photos and references are made...More

Thank Thundercatsarego
Reviewed 24 December 2017

I really enjoyed it and went along with the humour that is at times tricky to follow and falls back upon poor jokes that would be counted as outdated in the UK. However, there was a good range of tradditional dancing and stories that were...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

We knew it wasn't quite what it used to be but wanted to thank them for both their efforts in the past and the current (quite bad) comedy effort... yeah it's not the best but with a few beers and some friends we had a...More

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Matan S
27 May 2017|
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It has changed. In May 2017 it was 8:30pm every day. No need to book in advance, just show up before showtime and get a ticket.
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mmaltby1
28 October 2016|
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every night, just show up and buy a ticket!
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Eric2231
30 June 2016|
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Response from TheEuropean79 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, at the time I was there you could just drink there. No eating possibilities in the little room. Restaurants nearby. Enjoy, Marco
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