Michelle Brasier: Average Bear

Comedy (music, stand-up)

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  • Assembly George Square - The Box
  • 18:25
  • Aug 3-15, 17-28
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 16+ (Guideline)
  • Country: Australia
  • Group: Century Artists with Fine & Dandy Productions
  • Warnings and additional info: Age Category: 16 and above (16+)
  • 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 18 months
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Award-winning comedian and actor Michelle Brasier (Netflix's Aunty Donna, Double Denim) debuts her critically acclaimed show. Average Bear sheds light on Michelle's experience living in the shadows of hereditary illness, whilst weaving the fictional story of Average, a bear with a fear of hibernation. Heartbreaking and hilarious, Average Bear moves between grief and joy, reminding audiences that life's too short to be serious. Winner: Sydney Comedy Festival Director's Choice Award, 2021. Nominee: Most Outstanding Show, Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2021. ***** (Chortle.co.uk). 'Audience wowed by miracle of a show. In a word: wow.' (Sydney Morning Herald).

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Cobbled area surrounding the venue
  • Wheelchair access type: Temporary Ramp

  • Stairs: 1
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

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  • Is a wheelchair user
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