Every Brilliant Thing
10 Jun 2017
The worldwide smash hit is back on tour.
Paines Plough, the star team behind, Roundabout Festival, present Every Brilliant Thing
You’re seven years old. Mum’s in hospital. Dad says she’s ‘done something stupid’. She finds it hard to be happy. You make a list of everything that’s brilliant about the world.
1. Everything worth living for.
2. Ice cream
3. Water fights
4. Staying up past your bedtime and being allowed to watch TV
5. The colour yellow
6. Things with stripes
8. People falling over
A play about depression and the lengths we go to for those we love.
Based on true and untrue stories.
“Heart-wrenching, hilarious…possibly one of the funniest plays you’ll ever see, full stop.” – ★★★★ The Guardian
“Dual interest in joy and sorrow… a perfect balance.” – ★★★★ The Independent
“Filled to the brim with joy…beautiful, heart wrenching and very funny.” – ★★★★ Time Out London
Tickets* Full Price £12, Concs £10
*Booking fee applies: 50p per ticket holder in person/phone, £1.50 per ticket holder online
Running time: 1 hour– no interval