BY JOE SELLMAN-LEAVA
Theatre. 1st – 5th Mar, 21:30, £12.
Matinee 4th Mar, 16:45
Charting writer/performer, Joe Sellman-Leava’s, childhood in 90s Devon, shifting political landscapes and global refugee crisis, the show uses comedy, storytelling and spoken word. Expect paper planes, racist romances and lots of sticky labels! Using humour and honesty, Labels offers a human story from multicultural Britain, and is touring the UK after an award-winning Australian tour and London run.
Winner of both a Scotsman Fringe First Award and Holden Street Theatres’ Edinburgh Award in 2015, and winner of the Peace Foundation Award 2016. Labels was also shortlisted for the Amnesty International’s Freedom of Expression Award.
“Powerful, important and funny” – Emma Thompson
“Terrific and really thoughtful” – Lyn Gardner, The Guardian
★★★★★ British Theatre Guide
★★★★★ Three Weeks
★★★★★ Broadway Baby
★★★★ The Scotsman
★★★★ The List
Worklight Theatre make work which uses intimate, personal stories to explore the ever-changing world around us.
Joe Sellman-Leava – Writer/Performer
Katharina Reinthaller – Director
Michael Woodman – Producer
Charlotte Anderson – Set & Costume Design
Phil Hewitt – Lighting Design