Let Me Stay
Directed by Paulette Randall and designer Libby Watson, Let Me Stay is a celebration of life and love; a homage to Shirley McNamara, Queen of the Mersey
This work represents a love letter from the playwright, Julie McNamara, to her mother who lives with dementia.
A wonderful portrait that suggests Alzheimer’s does not have to mean a tragic end and apologetic withdrawal from the world. Rather think of it as a shedding of all care, with two fingers up at the world and a constant sense of glee.
A Vital Xposure production.
Recommended for ages 12+
The show includes BSL interpretation and Audio Description.
An Unlimited commission
There will be a post-show Q&A after the 2pm performance on Thursday 4 September.
‘A journey of connection, forgiveness, comedy and compassion’
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