Victoria Melody: Head Set

Theatre (stand-up, storytelling)

  • Pleasance Courtyard - Beside
  • 16:50
  • Aug 20-22, 24-28
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 14+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Victoria Melody
  • Warnings and additional info: This show contains strong language and projections used.
  • Accessibility:
    Audio enhancement system
    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 2 years
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Description

Selected as one of the best shows to see by Time Out and The Times. Victoria has made a habit of embedding herself in the world of Britain's enthusiasts. Now she's trying to crack stand-up. Wearing technology that shows what happens to your body when you're funny, Victoria combines storytelling, stand up and research to lift the curtain on both the brain, and the secret world of stand-up. It's a celebration of our messy and disordered brains. Victoria has previously become a pigeon fancier, northern soul dancer, beauty queen, championship dog show handler and funeral director.

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General venue access

  • Audio enhancement system
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Queue in courtyard on far right. Entrance via gentle ramp.
  • Wheelchair access type: Permanent Ramp

  • 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

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Voice Magazine (3/5 stars) 4 days ago

Head Set is an oddly touching show, full of personality.

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The Stage (4/5 stars) 4 days ago

Quirkiness and curiosity

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Time Out (4/5 stars) 9 days ago

Like all Melody’s shows, ‘Head Set’ is a funny and weird exploration of a world I’d not given much thought to before. Although she admits to a few neurological complexities here, it’s still extremely difficult to work out exactly why she persists in doing this. But I’m very glad that she does.

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Dates, Times and Prices