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Review: Sophie at the Lion and Unicorn @CamdenFringe

Sophie is a one woman show exploring the incomprehensible bonds between twins – in association with MIND in the City, Hackney and Waltham Forest. Written and performed by Julia Pagett, who presents a stark but mesmerising monologue, almost hypnotic, a … Continue reading

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Real life stories of mental health struggles

A State of Mind, a one-woman play in which  Billie wears headphones and shares real-life stories on a three-second delay, is at Tristan Bates Theatre 8-12 August at 6.15pm. Each cough, stutter and breath is reproduced sharing the speech pattern … Continue reading

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An Audience with Harry Deansway is a funny true-life fable on failure

An Audience with Harry Deansway is a show for anyone who’s been sued three times, fired from every job they’ve ever had and run their own nationally distributed comedy magazine that got £30,000 in debt. This tragi-comic true life fable … Continue reading

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This Man Right Here exposes what’s underneath the genes – and jeans!

This Man Right Here is a new play which takes an unflinching look at the modern male, Hen and Chickens, 22-25 August, 9pm, as part of Camden Fringe.   If there’s a crisis of masculinity, then Adam is its poster-boy. Like … Continue reading

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Sharp Edges exposes one woman’s struggle behind closed doors

Sharp Edges – one woman’s struggle to overcome mental illness and her perpetuating feelings of shame – is back on Wednesday 10 August at Camden People’s Theatre and 24-28 August at the Etcetera Theatre. Sophie Alders, leads a highly-functional life. She is … Continue reading

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