I'm Woman

Theatre (new writing, solo show)

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  • Sweet Grassmarket - Grassmarket 1
  • 20:30
  • Aug 25
  • 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Suitability: 16+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Unbroken Angels
  • Warnings and additional info: Contains Distressing Themes, Strong Language/Swearing
  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years


Have you ever felt so lost in the game of life that you don't really remember who you are? Combining personal stories with physical theatre, vulnerability and ferocity, Ana creates an intimate, poignant and thought-provoking show about womanhood and finding inner strength in a #MeToo era. Where from do you take the bravery to face what you've been avoiding for such long time? Are you able to honour your truth instead of hiding it? A woman rising from ashes to light a flame of love and hope in the hearts of the people.

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Audiences arrive at box office on ground floor. Audiences can use the lifts to the mezzanine level, where there is space to wait for the show to be ready and for the space to open. Audiences are called by FOH through one door to an internal foyer where all our spaces and toilets are. Audiences are directed to the correct room for their show. Any audience member who would like early access or first seating can mention this to box office staff when they arrive.
  • Wheelchair access type: Level Access

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

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  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
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  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Cristina 115 days ago

A must see for everyone - full of raw emotion and thought provoking themes, this show, and Ana, truly touched my heart. Can’t thank Ana enough for her vulnerability and the courage to share her story in such a masterful way, to spread the message of love and needing each other, despite the pain she herself has gone through and that I’m sure so many others, myself included, can relate to. Can’t recommend I’m Woman highly enough - go see it for yourself!

Alexei Prepelita 115 days ago

This is the most powerful show that I have ever seen.
Full of vulnerability and true emotions. It is direct and real and I am sure it is about anybody of us. It touched my soul and for sure it will stay there for the rest of my life.
Thank you Ana for your courage to highlight your story and for the lessons that you are sharing with this world! ... and yes! "We simply need each other, guys!" Amazing! Love and Hugs!

Peri Dalkic 115 days ago

If you are looking for a genuinely life changing show, you have to see I'm woman!!! This is my second year attending the Fringe Festival and this show is truly stand out compared to most of the shows on offer. Whilst the comedies and more light hearted shows will make you laugh and entertain you for an hour or so, I'm Woman will be something that has an impact on you for the rest of your life. I almost cried at times because of Ana's vulnerability and emotion whilst acting out all of the struggles she has faced in her life on stage and that is really rare for me! To find a person that is willing put themselves out there and truly reach out to people's hearts with no barriers, is extremely rare and something that doesn't exist much in our society these days. I also think that the message behind I'm Woman is so important for both men and women, as it touches on some of the most pressing problems in society today such as abortion, prostitution and loneliness. As a society we are often unwilling to speak about these issues and to see someone talk about them in such a raw way, is what makes the show so very special. All in all, this show is probably one of the most memorable things I have ever seen in my life and I would honestly say it is essential for everyone to go and see it. I have recommended it to all of my friends already!

Georgian Calin 115 days ago

Overall the play was a real show. You can feel every emotion of the actress on stage, which makes the show hard to forget. I will gladly recommend it to others. Thanks for the wonderful show.

Margarita Kultysheva 115 days ago

A huge performance with incredible story .
I am proud I could see it and my husband too
It changed his relations to me and to all the women

Eva Pribramova 115 days ago

What a great show. Went with a group of friends and we all thoroughly enjoyed it. We will completely recommend to others,

QIU Feng 115 days ago

That show is unforgettable.
Even my mom which does not speak english could feel all the pain and love from the Actress.
It is very hard to explain the feelings during the show, it is just mind-blowing

Aurel Nastas 115 days ago

Hello beaureful and lover of theater,i recommend this song to everyone this is not just a play but a life lesson than everyone should know, só much dedication and passion we never saw, emotion were at the most.our dear Ana never stop ever do what you do, you are a angel....

Maria Fernandez 115 days ago

I could not stop crying ..... There are no words to explain what are the feelings during this play.
I hope that you will reach as many people as your goal is to spread the word to the world

Alain Cardinal 115 days ago

Unforgettable piece with a suspension that reminds you of all the mistakes which you thought it is not that important. Straight after I have called my Mother to say a big thank you.
And thank you Ana for this incredible perfomance

John Davies 115 days ago

A play that reveals the Woman's subject in the real world with real-life obstacles.
It is a heavy theatre play and impossible to watch it with cold blood....
Congratulation to the team, and thank you for this amazing and unforgettable play

Serghey D. 115 days ago

It’s an absolutely amazing experience that I never expected to have, so emotional and so powerful, I never thought that I’ll cry because of one play, I think is touching everyone’s soul!
Highly recommend to everyone!!!!
Ana, you’re a star!!!
Thank you for doing it for us, now I can see my life’s women ( wife, daughter, mum) differently, much more appreciative and love them even more!!!
THANK YOU !!!!!!

Kate 115 days ago

It is not just a play, it's more than this!
I felt all existing emotions and feelings during the performance.
THIS PLAY IS HEAVENLY and Ana Daud is just amazing.
I truly recommend it with whole my heart and body.
This play deserves a Mondial Award

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