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Illusions of Liberty

15 to 17 Feb 2021

Online

A one-Woman comedy show where invisible illness and a 'hostile environment' collide.
Illusions of Liberty Online from Applecart Arts

Image courtesy Applecart Arts

Show details

Synopsis


Online, live-streamed performance


Liberty Jones is a Principal Cellist.


For five years she has been plagued with an increasing number of bewildering symptoms.


Five days ago, Liberty received a diagnosis of an illness that no one can actually see.


'Illusions of Liberty' follows her for four days where we see her struggle with her diagnosis and the mother-daughter relationship.


At the same time, she struggles to maintain her equilibrium in her new status and relationships.


How does she feel when the dust settles? How does she deal with her normal? And how many new' normals' will she have to adjust to in four days.


Including live music, 'Illusions of Liberty' is a funny, poignant and revealing Black comedy drama which challenges us to look below the surface and 'see' the invisible.


It's a story of love, loss and hope.


Background, advisory warnings


Age suitability: Not available


This is an online live-streamed event frm Applecart Arts.


You will receive a viewing link with your ticket confirmation.


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Name:
Online


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Dates


Previews from:Monday 15 February 2021

Closes:Wednesday 17 February 2021

Performance days & times


Evening:

Monday ‑ 8‑00pm

Tuesday ‑ 8‑00pm

Wednesday ‑ 8‑00pm


Matinee:
-

Running time: 1 hr 25 mins

Tickets


Standard:
Regular £12

Concessions:
Pay Less £8, Pay More £12

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Cast


Corinne Walker

Creatives


Author: Lorna Wells
Director: Aisling Gallagher
Designer: Sally Hardcastle
Lighting: Chuma Emembolu
Sound: Chuma Emembolu
Production: Rebecca Dilg

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