Bad Girls Upset by the Truth

Cabaret and Variety (comedy, musical theatre)

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  • Sweet Grassmarket - Grassmarket 2
  • 22:30
  • Aug 9-19
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 16+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United States
  • Group: Lauren Meckel
  • Warnings and additional info: Contains Distressing Themes, Strong Language/Swearing
  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
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  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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A honky-tonk opera by Jo Carol Pierce, 'the greatest Texas songwriter you’ve never heard of' (Texas Monthly). In this musical comedy, Jo Carol seeks answers to life’s burning questions, like 'what are these boys for and what am I supposed to do with them?!' She turns to Jesus for answers, but rather than set her on a path of righteousness, the response from on high leads to adventures that trouble all who love her! 'A wildy funny and original work' (Billboard). 'A vast, intensely metaphorical epic' (Chicago Reader). 'Meckel is a delightful presence' (

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