Funeral Flowers

Funeral Flowers

The Bunker · 15 APR - 04 MAY

"Babes, you can help me clear some debts. Angelique, I understand if you don't, but you'll be making my funeral flowers."

Lyn Gardner avatar
11 April 2019  ·  Follow on Stagedoor
“Funeral Flowers may be a small one woman show but this funny, fearless, heart-breaking piece is part of a fightback by female theatre-makers to ensure that at long last the world’s Ophelias are getting their say”

Overview

This 2018 multi and Fringe First award winning play tells the story of Angelique, 17, who dreams of being a florist. Part poetry, part play; we are taken on a journey of young girl with her mum in prison left to navigate the care system and the recurring threat from her boyfriend's gang.

Please be aware that this production contains subject matter and scenes of sexual violence which may be triggering to survivors of sexual assault. Should you need to, you can leave and come back in at any time.

Age Recommendation: 12+

Critic reviews

Engagingly performed and smartly written one-woman show that’s both charming and challenging

The Stage

Funeral Flowers may be a small one woman show but this funny, fearless, heart-breaking piece is part of a fightback by female theatre-makers to ensure that at long last the world’s Ophelias are getting their say

Lyn Gardner for Stagedoor

A powerful and personal play that is charming, funny, and endearing

Everything Theatre

Dennis-Edwards gives a powerhouse of a performance

A Younger Theatre

A powerful and personal play that is charming, funny, and endearing

Everything Theatre

Date & time

Show ended
Mon 15 Apr - Sat 4 May, 3pm & 7.30pm
Runtime: 1 hr 15 mins

Venue

The Bunker
53a Southwark Street SE1 1RU London, UK · Get Directions

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