Rachel Fairburn: The People's Princess

Comedy (stand-up, storytelling)

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  • Accessibility: 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 are not allowed in the venue
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years

Description

Rachel’s been described by some losers as obnoxious, rude and contrary. However, she thinks she’s absolutely adorable and the natural choice for the dormant title of The People's Princess. **** (ThreeWeeks). **** (Skinny). **** (One4Review.co.uk).

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  • Accessible entry: There are 19 steps into this venue if not taking the lift.
  • Wheelchair access type: Building Lift

  • Stairs: 11- 20
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Rachael Bermingham 33 days ago

Searingly honest about her own, and everyone else’s, flaws, Rachel finds comedy in some dire situations. Just my sort of anecdotal humour which makes me laugh out loud. A proper Manc Princess.


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One4Review (4/5 stars) 32 days ago

Rachel is a working class lass from Yorkshire. We are told this very early on in the show. Like we never would have guessed! Class is explored as a topic, along with ageism, and what is expected of a single … Read More...

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The Wee Review (3/5 stars) 32 days ago

With Princess Diana’s death now (gasp) 22 years ago, comedian Rachel Fairburn thinks the moniker ‘The People’s Princess’ is fair game and would quite like the title. Fairburn’s connection to Diana is highlighted in a hilarious bedroom anecdote, delivered with the Mancunian comic’s trademark cynical delivery. The People’s Princess sees...

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ThreeWeeks (3/5 stars) 38 days ago

Mancunian Rachel Fairburn is not afraid to speak her mind, even if the result is a bizarre comment relating to Princess Diana during sex. It’s this thought that gives the show its name, because it started Fairburn on a path to thinking that she has the attributes to be the...

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The List (3/5 stars) 46 days ago

Honest and nuanced show about conflicted ideals...

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