Spit Me Out

Theatre (music, new writing)

  • theSpace on the Mile - Space 1
  • 18:05
  • Aug 15-27
  • 50 minutes
  • Suitability: 16+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Slap 'n' Tickle Theatre Company
  • Warnings and additional info: Contains distressing themes
  • 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 do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 18 months

Description

Slap ‘n’ Tickle Theatre Company bring their unique dark comedy musical experience, Spit Me Out, which aims to explore sexual violence against women and what it means to live with the life-altering effects. Through a particular blend of theatre that 'has legs enough to explore, entertain and educate' (LouReviews.blog), the audience will be taken on a journey of exploration, realisation and conversation. 'Spit Me Out has created something timely, important and quite special' **** (VoiceMag.uk). Described as mandatory viewing, you won't want to miss this entertaining and poignant show.

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: Information not supplied
  • Wheelchair access type: Platform Lift

  • Stairs: 6 - 10
    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

Asha Gill 34 days ago

Equal parts moving and funny, with some fantastic performances. Go and see it!

Mark 35 days ago

Silly, fun, thought provoking, and more than worth your time and money. Enjoyed that but apologises we weee 30 seconds late!!!

Margaret Wales 35 days ago

What a brilliant show. A great concept to tackle a sensitive subject. Well done. Brilliant xx

Jaqueta White 35 days ago

Everyone should see this show. A difficult subject tackled with humour, sensitivity and music, by a very talented trio.

sandip mahal 38 days ago

Caught the show on Saturday and it is incredibly good. The songs are catchy and the complex performances are done to pinpoint accuracy.

Definitely catch this as it is going to be worth your time.

Real good work

Jennie Rattlidge 39 days ago

This punchy attack on the difficult theme of male dominated sexual relationships is undertaken with care, consideration, made more palpable by the interjection of humour and music. Def one show to swallow not spit out - well done guys!

Steven Wilson 39 days ago

Great show. Fun, energetic, and amazingly relevant to the issues of sexual violence. Sophie rocks. She stands strong in the melee of male characters and anarchic music and humour that want to control her life. And a great moment at the end from the two male characters about their treatment of women.

David Hill 40 days ago

In your face theatre that is disturbing for the deliberate contrast between subject matter and style of presentation. It works and raises many questions about male behaviour whilst surprisingly entertaining and raising a laugh. A must to see

Julie Flower 41 days ago

A very thought-provoking and innovative exploration of a challenging theme, delivered by a skilled and engaging cast - well worth a visit.

Willy Gilder 44 days ago

When I worked as a journalist I did several interviews with the victims of abuse. So to say I was sceptical about the idea of a comedy musical on the theme would be an understatement. But the leafleted were persuasive. I came to scoff, but came away impressed. This trio - one young lady and two male singers and guitarists - take us on a tour of Sophie’s troubled sex life, and slowly we learn her dark secret. We discover the harm done to young men and women by the normalisation of porn - and how this can destroy relationships. Somehow these three talented folk stop the worthiness ever becoming dull: and the show is all the more effective for that. Your this round schools colleges and youth centres. Take it to womens aid centres. It is excellent.

Joe Hackett 45 days ago

Great show. Hard hitting and hilarious - really thought provoking and totally not what you expect! Great performers and such annoyingly hummable songs!!!!


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