By: Lydia Burgham. "But auditioning for something, or getting up on stage, believe it or not, that's what really scares me.". A woman asked him whether he sees himself as influencing public opinion with his work and social media stances. Love Without Limits. Zemiro's presence, again, feels a touch third-wheel-ish. Theroux opened the show by casually walking on stage, and sharing an anecdote about one of his documentaries. At his stage show Louis Theroux: Without Limits last night at Auckland's Civic Theatre, the crowd were given access to a deeper layer of the British documentary maker. She's incredibly articulate, and her story is heartbreaking. Quick on his feet, adaptable, self-deprecating and incredibly genuine - at times, with the chops of a proper stand-up comic. Join the fearless multi award-winning BBC filmmaker for an evening of insight and exploration as he delves into subjects from his extraordinary catalogue of work. When interviewing violent inmates in Miami Mega Jail, he asks, "How do you do?" Then there were the subjects hard to empathise with: Nazis and Westboro Baptist Church members. Recommended. In Love Without Limits, Louis travels to Portland, Oregon, the heart of a movement seeking to rewrite the rulebook on how we conduct intimate relationships and experience family life. He's best known for his series Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends, his BBC Two specials and his series When Louis Met. 2 Choosing Death: 18 November 2018 An investigation into California and Oregon's right to die laws for terminally ill people and those who are in pain but are not terminally ill. 3 Take My Baby: 25 November 2018 He is a writer and producer, known for My Scientology Movie (2015), When Louis Met... Jimmy (2000) and Louis Theroux's Weird Weekends (1998). Louis Theroux Without Limits. The TV legend, 49, will take the stage in Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne in 2020 for his 'Louis Theroux Without Limits' tour. It was his first time in New Zealand for the Brit. State Theatre. Buy tickets Time Out says. In his answer, he explained he hopes people see 2D characters and real, multi-faceted human beings by the end of his films. After a sell-out tour in 2016, the king of documentaries, Louis Theroux, returns to the Australian stage with a brand-new live show: Louis Theroux Without Limits. Fri 17th January, 2020 – Sat 18th January, 2020. When confronted with a depressed lion in America's Most Dangerous Pets, he suggests giving it a popsicle. "We are warped by our very nature. Louis Sebastian Theroux (/ ˈ l uː i θ ə ˈ r uː /; born 20 May 1970) is a British-American documentary filmmaker, journalist, broadcaster, and author. Buy Tickets. Review: Louis Theroux, Without Limits. The 7 best Louis Theroux documentaries. You're braced for a smattering of puns, an impromptu song of some sort and a bit of awkward audience participation - and you should be, because all those things will happen - but mostly, you're bowled over by how effortlessly God damn good he is. "You can masturbate at me all day!" Watch: Louis Theroux shares his advice on covering white supremacists. In an admission that would add to the themes of the night, he explained that he's "been worried at three and I've been worried ever since.". Join the fearless multi award-winning BBC filmmaker for an evening of insight and exploration as he delves into subjects from his extraordinary catalogue of work. Goofy moments aside, it was the more serious clips with his documentary "contributors" that were some of the most powerful parts of the show. In Love Without Limits, Louis travels to Portland, Oregon, the heart of a movement seeking to rewrite the rulebook on how we conduct intimate relationships and experience family life. From the scary truth of the opioid epidemic and the dark reality behind sex … Going into the show last night, I had no idea what to expect. About the event. From ‘The Most Hated Family in America’ to ‘Love Without Limits’, here’s our pick of the documentarian’s must-watch films as he turns 50 Tickets on sale Monday, 24th June. Louis Theroux. And now, Louis Theroux is stepping out from in front of the camera and onto the stage, venturing Down Under for his second Aussie speaking tour this summer. After a sell-out tour in 2016, the king of documentaries, Louis Theroux, returns to the Australian stage with a brand-new live show: Louis Without Limits. Documentary films presented by Louis Theroux. At the time of filming, she had such strongly held beliefs that she could not make sense of Theroux's questioning of the church. After a sell-out tour in 2016, the king of documentaries, Louis Theroux, returns to the Australian stage with a brand-new live show: Louis Theroux Without Limits. The biggest impression I got from the night is that Theroux cares, a lot. Price: $141–$305. Love Without Limits (BBC Two), the first episode of Louis Theroux’s new documentary miniseries, Altered States, took him to Portland, Oregon, the … As any journalist would probably relate to, I wanted to know how he managed to talk to almost any person from any walk of life so effortlessly. Contains adult themes. It's an astonishing, poignant thing to watch a daughter reflect on. For the first time ever, and for one show only, BBC film maker, immersive journalist and social commentator Louis Theroux will visit Auckland in January 2020 with a brand new live show - Louis Theroux Without Limits. For hundreds of years, romantic relationships in western society have been based on the idea of monogamy: two people, together, forever. We're working hard to … The highlight of the show, and a drawcard for several audience members was Theroux interviewing one of his most famous contributors live on stage. Photograph: Supplied. Julia Zemiro will join Louis on stage to guide you through this two hour live show, revealing scary truths from his latest films - from the opioid epidemic, religious extremes and sex trafficking. "Wow, there were so many things that were offensive, that was amazing," he replies to the rantings of three of America's Most Hated daughters in his first look at the controversial church. Zemiro is actually a very good host, who managed a very tricky format well, but I suspect she didn't really need to be there. Having made a career out of offering audiences a look at the human race's most bizarre phenomenons, he has himself become one. Louis Theroux opening his live show at The Civic. He said: "I suffer from the disease of seeing both sides, which can be incapacitating.". He's never simply voyeuristic - he brings them to us as multi-faceted humans, for better or worse. He walks right past me. Louis Theroux was born on May 20, 1970 in Singapore as Louis Sebastian Theroux. Theroux may tell stories about people who make us angry or sad, but his live show proved his work's biggest strength is helping the world understand. Am I just jealous because Louis introduced her as his friend? Louis Theroux is a storyteller, and during his stage show an Auckland audience found out what makes him a great one. Louis Theroux: Altered States season 1 episode 1 Love Without Limits : For hundreds of years, romantic relationships in western society have been based on the idea of monogamy: two people, together, for ever. What some of us perhaps didn’t know, until this ‘Without Limits’ live tour of Australia and New Zealand that is, is that he’s unexpectedly hilarious. Louis Theroux explores whether the traditional model of marriage is still fit for purpose. About the event. Altered States: 1. Louis Theroux bringing woman who condemned him to hell to NZ, David Farrier finally meets doppelganger Louis Theroux, Celebrity filmmaker Louis Theroux coming to NZ, My Scientology Movie: Followers fail to derail Louis Theroux, Copyright © 2021 MediaWorks TV - All Rights Reserved, By subscribing you agree to our Terms of Access and Privacy Policy. Scene from the documentary Louis Theroux: Love Without Limits (2018). We watch a clip of Meghan's estranged mother attempting to justify her brutal beliefs through tears as she grapples with the pain of the children who have left the church. What better way to start off my year than to head on over to The Riverside Theatre to check out Louis Theroux Without Limits. Photo / Meg Moss. It's cute, but a little cringy and out of context. In January 2020 the celebrated documentarian and journalist – who last toured Australia in 2016 – will return for a live national tour, Louis Theroux Without Limits, taking the stage to share the experiences collected while filming shows such as Louis Theroux’s Weird … Tickets on sale Monday, 24th June. When a teenage Westboro Baptist Church member tells him he'll burn in eternal damnnation, he takes it in stride. What better way to start off my year than to head on over to The Riverside Theatre to check out Louis Theroux Without Limits. It's another clear demonstration of Louis' inimitable approach to the fringe members of society that are so easy to villianise. We can forgive it. Join the fearless multi award-winning BBC filmmaker for an evening of insight and exploration as he delves into subjects from his extraordinary catalogue of work. 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