Wish I Was Here

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About the Show Less...

An enhanced reading of two tragically funny short stories, set to a specially commissioned soundscape by sound artist Jon Nicholls. Read More >

In How To Get Away With Suicide, Malcolm’s marriage disintegrates; he leaves his wife and children and moves into a flat nearby, yet feels so far away. Malcolm rants through the night, searching for the perfect way to kill himself and make it look like an accident.

You Go When You Can No Longer Stay tells the story of Hilary and Ruth. After years together, Hilary suddenly runs up a vast credit card bill, takes to drinking rich red wines, reads slim volumes of poetry and becomes thin. Martin Amis has crept into their relationship and Hilary is leaving.  


Important Dates & Timing

Opening Night: 12/05/2007

Closing Night: 12/05/2007

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Cast & Creative


Lighting Designer - Matthew Biss

Author - Jackie Kay