Best Girl

31st Jul 2019 - 26th Aug 2019

The Cellar - Pleasance Courtyard


Suitable for ages 16 and above


Important information:

This show contains strong language and themes that some may find distressing.

Meet Annie, a veteran's child on her way to change her life. A tour de force one-woman play about the power of the past, help and hope.

Actor Christine Mackie (Coronation Street and Downton Abbey) wrote this semi-autobiographical play in a moment of heartfelt reconciliation with events in her own past – and gave it to her daughter, actor Lois Mackie (Leeds Playhouse, Catherine Wheels, Elysium Theatre Company and Hope Mill Theatre).

Finalist in 2019 LET Award

'A sharply written, moving, wise and witty play' (April De Angelis, Playwright and Olivier Award nominee)

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‘A sharply written, moving, wise and witty play’
April de Angelis Playwright and Olivier Award nominee
‘A thought-provoking piece matched with a heart-warming performance’
Joseph Houston Artistic Director, Hope Mill Theatre, Manchester

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