Theatre (absurdist, experimental)

  • Summerhall - Old Lab
  • 20:50
  • Aug 2-13, 15-20, 22-27
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 18+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Wales
  • Group: Adam Scott-Rowley
  • Warnings and additional info: Contains distressing or potentially triggering themes, Nudity, Scenes of a sexual nature, Scenes of sexual violence, Scenes of violence, Strobe lighting, Strong language/swearing, More information
  • 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 2 years
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Adam Scott-Rowley (creator of the award-winning ***** THIS IS NOT CULTURALLY SIGNIFICANT) presents YOU ARE GOING TO DIE. Performed entirely naked, a nail-biting descent into existential anxiety. A surreal meditation on annihilation. A shared purge illuminating the darkest corners of the human psyche and revealing compassion and humour in the most unlikely of places. 'Deeply sad in parts, this performance is a scream for help, and it sounds beautiful' ***** (Independent) 'A yummily ambiguous tone that straddles hilarity and melancholy' ***** (

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: Once in the courtyard, go through the double doors at ground level next to the shop shed, past the Anatomy Lecture Theatre and through the double doors, take a right; down to the end of the corridor.
  • Wheelchair access type: Level Access

  • 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

Dates, Times and Prices