Age is a Feeling
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781839041167Publication Date:
11 Aug 2022
Size: 198mm x 129mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781788506168Publication Date:
11 Aug 2022
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
First Staged:
Edinburgh Fringe, 2022

Age is a Feeling

By Haley McGee

Paperback £10.99£8.79

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On Stage at:
Summerhall, Edinburgh
From Wed 3 Aug 2022 to Sun 28 Aug 2022
Soho Theatre, London
From Tue 6 Sep 2022 to Sat 24 Sep 2022

Your life from the day you turn twenty-five through to your death. All the chances you get to change course and all the things you leave unsaid.

Inspired by interviews with hospice workers, conversations with mystics and trips to the cemetery, Age is a Feeling is a gripping story that wrestles with the glorious and melancholy uncertainties of human life. A covert rallying cry against cynicism and regret, it's an uplifting exploration of chance, morality and living with verve.

First performed at Summerhall during the 2022 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Haley McGee's one-person play was produced by Soho Theatre and directed by Adam Brace. Each performance was shaped by random selections made by the audience. This published edition, illustrated by Jason Logan, contains the full text of the play and offers readers a complete experience, as well as a blueprint for future performances.

Press Quotes

'An astonishing dive into the future... a funny and wistful solo show that chronicles turning 25 and explores the decades ahead... as breathtaking as it is moving... heartbreaking and fascinating'

Guardian

'Accomplished and poignant... a brilliant reflection of the suppleness of memory'

WhatsOnStage

'A gentle, loving, heart-breaking, and yet regularly funny affair: an audacious attempt to capture the full absurdity of the human condition'

Quintessential Review

'McGee makes distinctive and distinctively different theatre... her prose often has an assassin's sharpness... [this is] a show which knows exactly what it's doing and how it's doing it, and it is prepared to take its time so that it turns the screws before it pierces the heart. But make no mistake, it will make you weep'

Lyn Gardner - Stagedoor
Paperback, 96 pages ISBN: 9781839041167Publication Date:
11 Aug 2022
Size: 198mm x 129mm£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
EPUB, 96 pages ISBN: 9781788506168Publication Date:
11 Aug 2022
£10.99 £8.79You save £2.20 (20%)
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