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Visceral, emotionally charged and engaging.
Edinburgh Festival Magazine


    Written byJames Meteyard with music and lyrics by Maimuna Memon
    Start date14 May 2019
    End date14 May 2019
  • TicketsFull price £15 / Standard concession £12 / Under 30s and Student £10 / Other concession £5


    Follow Jessie through gigs, parties, city streets and warehouses, journeying from Leeds to London, on a quest to find her mother.

    Performed by six multi-instrumentalists, Wildcard Theatre’s multi award-winning gig theatre show combines spoken word and original music, ranging from ‘blasts of sound to lyrical sweetness’ (The Scotsman), to powerfully explore mental health for a contemporary audience.

    Winner: 2018 Mental Health Fringe Award, Stepladder Award, LET Award, Voice Mag Pick of The Fringe Award and Pleasance Best Newcomer Award.

    wildcardtheatre.co.uk / @wildcardtheatre

    Date & Time
    Tue 14 May, 7.30pm

    Full price £15
    Standard concession £12
    Under 30s / Student £10
    Other concession £5

    See our Box Office page for full pricing and booking information

    Post-show Discussion
    Tue 14 May


    Running Time
    1h 10mins

    Age Recommendation 

    Note: Contains strobe lighting, strong language, adult themes and themes of mental health which some audience members may find distressing.

    Supported by the Mental Health Foundation. Part of the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival.

    Image by The Other Richard

    • Donnacadh O’Briain

    • Luke W Robson

    • Timothy Kelly

      Lighting Designer
    • Piotr Dubrowski

      Sound Engineer
    • Visceral, emotionally charged and engaging.
      Edinburgh Festival Magazine
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      The Scotsman
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