The Trick

by Eve Leigh
Loose Tongue and HighTide in association with Bush Theatre present
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19 Feb to 23 Mar

Of course you take me away from the world, and who cares…you’re the best reason I know to wake up.

Mira’s husband, Jonah, died seven months ago, but that doesn’t mean that either of them are ready to let him go.

For most of her life Jonah has been Mira’s reason to get out of bed in the morning. So when he does his final disappearing act, Mira can’t quite believe her eyes. She knows she should be moving on. And yet, Mira finds herself caring less and less about the world outside.

The Trick is a magic show about the parts of life we don’t talk about – the realities of getting older and coming to terms with loss. Ghosts, goldfish, mediums, and sleight-of-hand collide in this unpredictable exploration of ageing and grief by Eve Leigh (Stone Face, Silent Planet). This world premiere will be directed by award-winning Roy Alexander Weise (The Mountaintop, Nine Night).

Production Sponsor: Lansons

Times & Prices

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Dates

19 February - 23 MarchFrom £10

  • Senior Citizen: From £10
  • Adult: From £10
  • Unemployed (ID Required): From £10
  • Disabled: From £10
  • Bush Connect (Student/Under 26): From £10
  • Wheelchair User: From £10
  • Senior Citizens: From £15

Wednesday Matinees

27 February and 6, 13, 20 MarchFrom £10

  • Senior Citizen: From £10
  • Adult: From £10
  • Unemployed (ID Required): From £10
  • Disabled: From £10
  • Bush Connect (Student/Under 26): From £10
  • Wheelchair User: From £10

Saturday Matinees

2, 9, 16, 23 MarchFrom £10

  • Senior Citizen: From £10
  • Adult: From £10
  • Unemployed (ID Required): From £10
  • Disabled: From £10
  • Bush Connect (Student/Under 26): From £10
  • Wheelchair User: From £10

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Post-Show Q&A: Wed 6 Mar (Eve)

Ask cast and creatives about the creation and performance of The Trick after the show. Free to ticket holders on the night.

Access details

Captioned Perfromance

Wed 20 Mar 7.45pm

Audio Described Performance

Sat 16 Mar 2.45pm


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