1623 theatre company presents

QUEER LADY M preview show

A fabulous fusion of Shakespeare, autobiography and drag

Saturday 8 December, 7-8pm
Attenborough Arts Centre, Lancaster Road, Leicester LE1 7HA
£8 (full price), £6 (under 19s, unwaged, over 60s, Jobseekers, Disability Living Allowance), £5 (NUS members)

Artwork © Firecatcher

"Look like the innocent flower, but be the serpent under it"
: Lady Macbeth

Shane idolises Lady Macbeth.

He always has done, ever since she slipped into his world through Grandma's telly when he was small.

Tonight, Shane's been stood up. Lonely and lost, he turns to Shakespeare's fierce queen for strength.

But how far can becoming your idol help you find yourself when you're anxious and alone?

Queer Lady M brings together devised performance, Shakespeare and drag while exploring the real-life experiences of working-class, gender-fluid artist Shane Gabriel. 

After a successful R&D phase with Derbyshire LGBT+ and Derby Theatre last year, 1623 is making, scratching and previewing Queer Lady M this year, before touring the show in 2019. 

Book your tickets for the preview at Attenborough Arts Centre

SHANE GABRIEL performer
TIM HEYWOOD set and costume designer
CAROLINE HORTON dramaturg
CHRISTOPHER LYDON composer
ADAM McCREADY sound designer 
LEO SKILBECK outside eyes
BEN SPILLER director
KITTY WINTER movement director

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Queer Lady M is supported by

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