How do you create a successful solo Fringe show based on a real historical character? Paul Levy talks to Dominic Allen about A Common Man: The Bridge That Tom Built. Dominic tells us how the show was created and what the legendary man himself might think of it.
“Dominic Allen (Belt Up Theatre’s Outland) brings Thomas Paine back from the dead to tell his incredible story: the pirate who invented America; the corset maker that inspired the French Revolution; the ordinary man who built an extraordinary bridge. This gripping solo show takes you from Norfolk Street to American battlefield, from ship to shore, in a whirlwind historical adventure”