Life is No Laughing Matter Tickets London Theatre

Life is No Laughing Matter Tickets

“Sometimes I think I have felt everything I’m ever gonna feel and from here on out, I’m not gonna feel anything new. Just lesser versions of what I’ve already felt.”

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Overview

Life is No Laughing Matter is a performance about mental illness, suicide and radical cure attempts.

Part personal narrative, part social rant, part mess; Life is No Laughing Matter tells the exhausting and hilarious account of living with depression.

Demi was told to eat a banana a day and think happy thoughts. Inevitably she got worse. So she bought Yoko the dog to save her. In a generous and painfully honest performance, Demi talks of causes, cures, and what happens when you eat 56 bananas. Expect shit metaphors, co-dependency, holy water and the one and only Yoko Ono.

Contains triggering content

Critic reviews

Nandhra gets maximum comic mileage from both in a show that has an appealing directness and real sadness and rage at the way mental illness is seldom treated as seriously as a broken leg

Lyn Gardner for Stagedoor

Frank and direct autobiographical show about depression and suicide

· The Stage

Underneath the charm and the silliness, there is rage and resilience

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Date & time

Show ended
Thu 21 Nov - Fri 22 Nov, 7.15pm

Venue

58-60 Hampstead Road NW1 2PY London, UK · Get Directions
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