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The Trauma Show

Battersea Arts Centre

Thursday 20th October 2022 - Saturday 5th November 2022
19:30 - 20:30
174 Lavender Hill, Wandsworth, London, SW11 5TB, United Kingdom
Pay What You Can (Recommended Price £16)

“Have you ever trauma dumped? TikTok tells me this show might do that but don’t worry we can just trauma bond”

Demi is obsessed with trauma, childhood trauma, naming it, analysing it, healing from it, and getting-on-stage-to-perform-it. That last one might be a trauma response but you can decide that. Having entered her 30’s Demi expected to be more whole, more healed, to not still feel like a child. Because trauma lives in the body and the body keeps the score, and we all know what that means. Disclaimer: Demi doesn’t know what that means.

The Trauma Show explores the impacts of adverse childhoods, making a show and dance out of it, mourning our little selves, ‘therapise’ culture and how TikTok can heal us all.