SAY IF IT'S NOT OKAY

Theatre (solo show, true-life)

  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years

Description

Darkly comedic one-woman show about our natural inclination to go with the flow. If you’ve ever agreed to do something you’re supremely unqualified to do, or looked across the table at someone and wondered why the hell they're still in your life, it probably started with your unwillingness to Say If It's Not Okay. Following a year of psychotherapy, award-winning writer Angela Jackson is now supremely qualified to reflect on the havoc caused by her own reluctance to speak out. 'Dry northern wit... Comic genius... A brilliant storyteller... Life-affirming warmth and generosity of spirit' (EdinburghFestival.org).

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: Up a large flight of stairs and through a narrow corridor
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible

  • Stairs: 20+
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

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

Karen 36 days ago

Loved this intimate, moving, funny & authentic show. Deserves & merits large audiences. Congratulations Angela, your voice was heard

Emma Speedy 36 days ago

Angels Jackson is a brave, clever and joyful force of nature. Her true story is heartbreaking but she imparts words of true wisdom. Life is ultimately good and Hope reigns! We thought this show was marvellous. So will you!

Fiona Reed 37 days ago

Angela Jackson's solo reflection on life was gripping. It explores what creates the patterns of our lives and how to understand and start the work of changing those we no longer need or want. It was raw but not over dramatic and sad but not self-pitying. I came out after an intense hour feeling positive and hopeful. Definitely an hour very well-spent.

Alison Cartwright 39 days ago

Seriously, I did not expect to relate so much to this short play by Angela Jones. I was all agog listening to her life experiences and seeing some parallels in mine.. Why do we allow people to treat us with indifference? We are all carrying baggage we would rather not. How we seek to cope with the cards we’re dealt is all important.
Watch this play people.. it made me proud I’ve come out the other end.
Well worth the wait after lock down.
Alison C

David, Claire and Tom @ Valfromanfield 41 days ago

A beautifully crafted script that really engages the audience. Angela gives a captivating performance. She’s such a warm presence on the stage. Extremely funny and emotional ‘Say if not Okay’ is one of the highlights of our fringe experience. You don’t want to miss it

Susanna Lochhead 42 days ago

My friend and I absolutely adored this show. Brave, vulnerable, sad, funny, intimate and very clever. Don’t miss this!

Jenny Harper 45 days ago

Searingly honest and achingly funny, this show takes you on a seemingly low-key and gentle journey that somehow touches the soul. Not to be missed. Whether you are that person who has never felt ‘good enough’ or the kind who puts such people down, Angela Jackson’s insights will prod you towards a better path.

Jim C 45 days ago

Never has a year of therapy been so enjoyable. Angela Jackson took the audience on a sometimes poignant, often funny fifty minute exploration of how it feels to spend a lifetime never having said that it's not okay. Good one-liners and comic timing softened the telling of her personal journey. Well worth the ticket money!


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