I’ll tell you what I really want. I want to jump clean out of my brain.
Essie’s lost her job. Her girlfriend’s left. But she’s alright. Except lately she feels more like a chair than a person. One of those folding chairs. Solid one minute. And then.
From award-winning Irish writer Margaret Perry (Porcelain, Abbey Theatre), Collapsible is a funny, furious new monologue about holding on in this collapsing world. For anyone who has ever felt crumbly.
Winner of the Origins Award for Outstanding New Work, VAULT Festival 2019.
05 February - 14 MarchFrom £10
12, 19, 26 February and 4, 11 MarchFrom £10
15, 22, 29 February and 7, 14 MarchFrom £10
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Ask cast and creatives about the creation and performance of Collapsible after the show. Free to ticket holders on the night.
Sat 7 Mar at 2.45pm. A recorded introduction describing the set and costumes will be available 15 minutes before the show begins.
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