The Archive of Educated Hearts

Theatre (storytelling, installation)

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  • Pleasance Courtyard - The Green
  • 19:30
  • Jul 31 Aug 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 14, 16, 18, 20, 22, 24, 26
  • 35 minutes
  • Suitability: 12+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Lion House Theatre
  • Warnings and additional info: The show contains distressing themes.
  • Accessibility:
    Audio enhancement system
    May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Fringe First Award winner. How do you chart the remarkable moments that make up a lifetime? Scrawled diary entries, answerphone messages blinking on an old landline, a shoebox of postcards and cassette tapes winding stories across years and continents. The Archive is a combination of poetic storytelling, verbatim interviews and a sprawling photo album chronicling the lives of women affected by breast cancer. Step into a library of memories, relics and keepsakes that allow a glimpse into stories of kindness and courage, fragments of absolute joy and incomprehensible heartbreak. ***** ( ***** ( ***** (

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