Edinburgh Comedy Nominees 2019
A veritable smorgasbord of comedy nominees (and the winner) for you to tuck into.
Yasmin feels different, she feels weird. She longs to be normal like everyone else but that’s proving difficult...
The creative duo behind the critically acclaimed Glitter Punch, return with Weird, a bold, one woman show exploring obsessive compulsive disorder and body image. Based on writer Lucy Burke’s (Soho Theatre Writers Lab) own experiences, Weird is a darkly comic exploration the effects of one person’s mental health on a whole family; Weird looks at a life lived with undiagnosed OCD and asks how do we encourage sufferers to be more open about their struggles in a society that still sees this crippling disorder as nothing more than a jaunty adjective or a butt of a joke?
Sell-out Arcola show
Winner Slam-Soaps 2018.
'Heart wrenching… so honest it stings.'
'Compelling and honest.'