Overview

Recommended Age Guideline 16+

Mary Jane Wells
Scene Change Productions

A world premiere – heroine is based on the true story of Danna Davis, and her 10 years in the US Army.

A survivor of military sexual trauma, hers is a human story exploring healing, forgiveness and what speaking your truth really means – with grit, lyricism and necessary black humour.

heroine is performed by Mary Jane Wells, and directed by Susan Worsfold.

Note: Contains triggers, strong language and graphic content.

“An impressive performance… a compelling story of resilience and survival… tremendous” The Scotsman
“Mesmerising… powerful, visceral theatre that is not easily forgotten” The Fountain
“Hilarious and chilling… fascinating and gloriously entertaining – even as it bites hard” All Edinburgh Theatre

www.heroinetheplay.com
Facebook – heroinetheplay
Twitter – heroinetheplay
Vimeo – channels/heroinetheplay

Photo: Hayley Samartin / Image: Corbellini Creative

Aug 2 Preview 12:00

£8

Aug 3-5 12:00

£10/£9conc.

Aug 6, 7 12:00

£12/£11conc

Aug 9-27 (not 21) 12:00

Mon-Thurs £10/£9conc. Fri-Sun: £12/£11conc.

Tickets

Media

Thom Dibdin, Freelance Journalist, is talking about 'heroine' and explains why it has been chosen to be a part of the Made in Scotland 2018 showcase.

Heroine from Made in Scotland on Vimeo.

Heroine Trailer 2018 from mary jane wells on Vimeo.

Performances

Assembly Hall

Mound Place EH1 2LU

  • Aug 2 Preview 12:00
  • Aug 3-5 12:00
  • Aug 6, 7 12:00
  • Aug 9-27 (not 21) 12:00

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