Calm Down Dear: WILD

Dates and Times

Wed 29 - Thur 30 May 2019 at 7:15pm

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Ticket information

£8 (work-in-progress)

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Part of Calm Down Dear, a three-week festival of innovative feminist performance. The festival runs from Tuesday 28 May – Sunday 16 June.

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Presented by Katie Villa

It’s really hard to talk about birth without descending into enormous clichés. So WILD is doing it with ferocity and comedy. And a pineapple.

WILD is a bold piece of theatre about how we might be using the wrong language when we talk about birth… if we talk about it at all. Katie is setting out to find out why it’s so bloody difficult in this hilarious & unapologetic solo show. There are as many birth stories as there are people, so we’d better get started.

WILD is part riot, part disco, part rite of passage. Expect comedy, music, bold talking and glitter.

“Highly enjoyable, deeply moving & incredibly funny. I loved everything about it.” Daniel Bye

Trigger Warning: the show contains references to birth, trauma & post natal illness.

About the company

Katie Villa is a performer, theatre maker and director. She has worked with companies including Theatre Rush, The Story Exchange and Quirk Theatre. 

Twitter: @wildaboutbirth | Instagram: @wildaboutbirth | #WILD #STITCH #CDD19

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