It's Not a Sprint

3rd Aug 2018 - 26th Aug 2018

Jack Dome - Pleasance Dome


Suitable for ages 14 and above


‘Today is the day I make a decision. Today is the day I run. And you. You shut up!'

Meet Maddy, a typical millennial, celebrating her 30th birthday running a marathon - tied to a balloon. But this is more than just a race. It’s a battle. By the finish line she needs to have made a decision. Yes or no.

Internationally renowned Idle Motion (Borges & I, The Vanishing Horizon, The Seagull Effect) return with this premiere from sister company NOVAE theatre.An uproarious, 26.2 mile, one woman tour de force. ***** (Upcoming)

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Energetic... engaging... an unusual one-woman show, it’s worth going the extra mile for.
4 stars
Edinburgh Guide
Draws parallels with Phoebe Waller- Bridge’s Fleabag but It’s not a Sprint retains its own unique subtlety and inventiveness which makes it very watchable.
4 stars
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