1st Aug 2018 - 27th Aug 2018
Bunker Two - Pleasance Courtyard
Suitable for ages 12 and above
This show contains strong language.
Elise uncovers the story of this extraordinary poet, intertwining her surviving work with dramatised interviews, revealing the thrilling and hedonistic culture of the Beatniks and the oppressive pressures that cut her life short.
Dixie Fried Theatre's moving piece of new writing brings to light the life and legacy of a woman shrouded in Allen Ginsberg's shadow.
'[Callis] is a young writer to watch, so watch and listen' (Anna-Maria Murphy 'Tristan & Yseult’ Kneehigh).
Dixie Fried Theatre in association with Bristol Spotlights
Written by Brenda Callis
Directed by Eden Peppercorn and Oli Grant
Produced by Asha Osborne-Grinter
CAST: Leo Skir - Guy Woods, Joyce Johnson - Mimi Paltridge, Donald Cook - Harry Petty, Father/Ginsberg - Angus Cooper, Carol - Jess Garlick