Can You See Where I'm Coming From?

Spoken Word (poetry, folk)

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  • PBH's Free Fringe @ Bar Bados Complex - Room 3
  • 17:45
  • Aug 3-6, 8-13, 15-20, 22-24
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 18+ (Restriction)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Melanie Branton / PBH's Free Fringe
  • Warnings and additional info: Audience Participation, Scenes of Sexual Violence, Strong Language/Swearing
  • Accessibility:
    Sight not needed
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
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Award-winning spoken word artist Melanie Branton performs poetry and songs about her roots and plays the recorder (the ultimate punk instrument) badly. But is she working class or middle class? Is nationality determined by ancestry, birth or choice? And what does identity mean, anyway? Aren't we all fictional characters in a story we've made up to feel better about ourselves?

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  • Sight not needed
  • Accessible entry: Information not supplied
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible
  • Stairs: Not Selected
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