“Filled to the brim with joy… beautiful, heart-wrenching and very funny.” ★★★★ Time Out London
You’re seven years old.
Mum’s in hospital.
Dad says she’s ‘done something stupid’.
She finds it hard to be happy.
You start a list of everything that’s brilliant about the world. Everything worth living for.
You leave it on her pillow.
You know she’s read it because she’s corrected your spelling.
Kick At The Dark Theatre Co-operative presents:
EVERY BRILLIANT THING
by Duncan Macmillan
with Jonny Donahoe
Nov 5-10 at 8pm. 2pm matinee on Nov 10.
PWYC performance on Nov 5, 8pm.
Performed at the Bus Stop Theatre (2203 Gottingen Street, Halifax, NS).
Featuring Andrew Chandler*
Directed by Emily Jewer
Stage Management by Emma Roode
*The participation of this artist is arranged by permission of Canadian Actors’ Equity Association under the provisions of the Dance Opera Theatre Policy (DOT).
Every Brilliant Thing runs approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes.
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Content note: Every Brilliant Thing contains reference to depression and suicide. These topics are treated respectfully, and with care. The tone of the evening is uplifting. However, in the event of a mental health emergency, a trained mental health first aider will be present at all performances.