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10 Sep 2017 - 24 Sep 2017

This Is How We Die

Tickets £15 (£12 concessions)
£5 tickets available to those aged 25 and under

production information

A motor-mouthed collage of spoken word and storytelling. Tales of paranoia, young love and ultra-violence.  From the desk of Christopher Brett Bailey comes a spiraling odyssey of pitch-black humour and nightmarish prose.

With echoes of Lenny Bruce, William Burroughs, beat poetry and B-movies, THIS IS HOW WE DIE is a prime slice of surrealist trash, an Americana death trip and a dizzying exorcism for a world convinced it is dying...

"An absurd road movie of the soul cut with a razor wit and bubbling paranoia' ★★★★ The Guardian

"a visceral, world-burning piece of theatre....a brutal, vital, incredible show" Total Theatre

"Blisteringly brilliant"
★★★★ The Scotsman

★★★★★ Exeunt

Dates & Tickets

Sun 10 & Sun 24 Sep
6pm & 8pm

Tickets £5 to those aged 25 and under. Log in and enter the promo code UNDER25 when booking. 

★★★★ It's seldom that a moment of live performance on stage really shocks or transforms you. But it happens during this cartoon helter-skelter monologue

The Guardian


★★★★ Blisteringly brilliant... staggeringly eloquent

The Scotsman


★★★★  Rapid, existential, surreal and goose bump-inducing

Time Out


★★★★★ If gonzo journalism ever needed a news anchor, this would be the guy    



Cast & Creatives

Written and performed by
Christopher Brett Bailey
Sound Design George Percy and Christopher Brett Bailey
Dramaturg Anne Rieger
Lighting Design Sherry Coenen