Dates and Times
Thu 31 Oct 2019 at 9pm
Handle with Care: a three-week festival interrogating trigger warnings, no platforming and the culture of the so-called ‘snowflake’
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Presented by Jack AG Britton
Jack AG Britton presents Mighty; a TED-talk-meets-theatre show that combines comedy, live music and spoken word to ask the big (or little) question: should we be taking Heightism more seriously?
Often whimsical, sometimes woeful, Mighty delves into masculinity, body image and mental health in a documentary performance that could just about make it onto the best rides at Alton Towers.
Supported by Arts Council England, Curve Theatre Leicester, Attenborough Arts Centre Leicester.
This production contains references to suicide. Recommended age: 16+
“Hilarious and thought-provoking” – ★★★★ Three Weeks
“Mighty is a show which clearly puts across his hurt and frustration over the years with humour and theatrical nous.” – The Scotsman
” [An] engaging exploration of heightism” – The Stage
About the company
Theatre Maker Jack AG Britton brings together comedy, music, storytelling and journalism to create entertaining and contemplative performances. Using his life, experience and curiosities as a launch pad, Britton invites the audience to follow him down whatever rabbit hole he ends in.
Image credit: (c) Jack Britton