Libertines is a larp about power, abuse of privilege and high society. At a countryside manor in England, 1795, a wealthy group of gentry along with their partners have invited some hopefuls from the army and the merchant classes to an exclusive session of gambling and festivities. However, as the days grow darker, so does the activities. Soon, the stakes include the other guests at the manor and their hopes for the future. Dangerous affairs, desperate romances and ill-advised decisions lead everyone down a terrible path, threatening ruin and the loss of everything they hold dear.
Libertines is created by Atropos, it runs in two runs, 22-25th and 25th-28th of April, 2019. The standard ticket price will be 270 €. There will also be subsidized tickets available.
Themes of the larp include:
- Historical norms and society rules
- Abuse of power and authority
- Romance and forbidden affairs
- Physicality and decadence
- Festivities and drinking
- Sensuality and sexuality