SICK! '17: There Is A Light - Brightlight

SICK! '17: There Is A Light - Brightlight

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£13 FULL // £7 CONC.

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  • SICK! Festival
  • Theatre

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THEATRE

An original performance inspired by the findings of BRIGHTLIGHT, the first major study of its kind, There is a Light: BRIGHTLIGHT presents young patients’ perspectives on specialist cancer care in England.

Directed by award-winning artist Adura Onashile, the show is developed in collaboration with Brian Lobel, BRIGHTLIGHT’s researchers, youth board and young people with personal experience of cancer.

contactmcr.com/brightlighttour

REVIEWS

  • 'Gloriously real and life-affirming; a masterful testimony to the power of young people's voices' Manchester Theatre Awards
  • 'Contact Young Company bring wit and exuberance to the heavy subject matter' Exeunt Magazine

PART OF SICK! FESTIVAL 2017

  • Confronting the physical, mental and social challenges of life and death. sickfestival.com

NOTES

  • Over 12s.
  • Created by Contact Young Company (CYC) in collaboration with BRIGHTLIGHT, National Institute for Health Research (NIHR), University College London Hospitals and University of Chichester.
  • Commissioned by SICK! Festival.
  • Supported by a Wellcome Trust Arts Award.
  • Manchester performances sponsored by Slater Heelis.

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Live Stream In rehearsals Why you should watch - Ciara Why you should watch - Amy
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