Rust

Musicals and Opera (musical theatre, new writing)

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  • 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 are not allowed in the venue
  • Policy applies to: Children under 1 year

This show has performances in multiple locations

Description

'When you leave here, everything else will be exactly the same. The only thing that’s changed is you.’ Based on personal experience, Rust follows Evie over the course of a month in a rehab centre as she starts to rebuild herself from rock bottom. The company behind SiX brings this moving and life-affirming original musical about addiction, mental health services and recovery to the Fringe. Previous praise for the production team: ***** (ThreeWeeks, EdFringeReview.com, Varsity).

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Access to box office via ground level entrance; then up one floor in a standard passenger lift.
  • Wheelchair access type: Building Lift

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • 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
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Sarah Davidson 99 days ago

Rust gives both words and a melody to something which can so often only be felt.


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Broadway World (4/5 stars) 96 days ago

Rust is a new musical from Cambridge University Musical Theatre Society about addiction, mental illness and recovery. Evie is admitted to an inpatient facility at age 20 due to an eating disorder and various other undiagnosed issues. She's been known to services for a long time but slipped through the...

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FringeReview 100 days ago

“I’m battered and bruised and I’m covered in dust and I’m rusted. I’m shattered, abused and about to combust and I’m rusted.”  So goes the theme song for the very powerful new musical, Rust.  It is an hour of examining mental illness, addiction and recovery, told in the voices of...

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Broadway Baby (5/5 stars) 105 days ago

It’s very tempting to conclude your musical with a clearcut happy ending, where every loose end is neatly tied and all of your favourite characters ride off into the sunset. Who wouldn’t want their audience to leave clapping their hands and stamping their feet? Luckily, Rust rejects that notion. The...

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