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My Brilliant Divorce by Geraldine Aron

£12 (£10 concs)

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Presented by Next Stage Theatre Company as part of Bath Comedy Festival 2017

4th-8th April plus 2.00pm Matinee on Saturday 8th

Angela’s husband has had a mid-life crisis and a mid-European fling, Angela is left with the dog.

Initially exultant, Angela soon finds herself emotionally bereft and with her self-confidence at an all-time low. Rejecting or accepting the well-meaning advice and consolation of friends, interfering mother, critical daughter and silently-accusing dog, Angela slowly, and at times painfully, rebuilds her life.                                                              
An insightful and hilarious exploration of what life can be like for a 40-something, suddenly single woman, My Brilliant Divorce is wittily observant, achingly funny and heart-wrenchingly real. 

Geraldine Aron’s play is brought to The Mission Theatre by the talented Kay Francksen, who has performed to sell-out audiences in Bath and Bristol with her one-woman show Shirley Valentine.

Kay first played Angela in My Brilliant Divorce in 2006.

“Mixing vaudevillian solo-turn and vicarious soul-baring,
My Brilliant Divorce offers an enjoyable
evening of stand-up tragedy!”

“There are some great jokes…but there are also sudden shafts of piercing emotional truth… A peculiarly frosty heart is required to resist My Brilliant Divorce.” Daily Telegraph.