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Sorry, this event is cancelled
Sat 2 June

Amy Tobias in

The Quantum Physics of My Heart

A comedy science lecture about growing up in the '90s

If Amy's dad is a kick-ass scientist then she can be one too, right? Isn't that probability, or logic, or something?
Using neither probability nor logic, Amy invites you to her comedy science lecture about growing up in the '90s. Inspired by her dad's work as a scientist, Amy has always tried to understand the world around her using science. Now, with the help of some complex scientific theories (not really), Amy grapples with the teenage experiences that shaped her, such as a) teacher crushes, b) best friend betrayals, c) an inappropriate advance from an older man and d) trying to be a good Jew.

An eccentric, inquisitive show about how we make sense of the world. Expect '90s bangers, some ultra-immersive group Hubba Bubba chewing and a test tube or two. Developed with support from JW3 and fresh from premiering at The VAULT Festival 2018.

"Amy is an enthusiastic pupil" (Mr Murray, Science teacher)
"Fully charming, popping with humour" (The Reviews Hub ****)
"Deliciously eccentric, ¦masterful comedy, and a whole lot of heart" (Arthur's Seat ****)
"Tons of charisma and more than just a hint of teen angst" (A Younger Theatre)

Creative Team:
Written & Performed By Amy Tobias
Directed By Roxy Cook
Creative associate: Josh Roche
Amy Tobias trained at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts. Theatre credits include touring internationally with Tall Stories, "˜The Snail and the Whale", "˜Winky" (Soho Theatre) and the Jailer's Daughter in "The Two Noble Kinsman" (White Bear).
Roxy Cook also trained at Mountview. Recent credits include associate direction on Olivier Award winning "Rotterdam" (Arts Theatre, 59e59, Trafalgar Studios, Theatre 503), "Quaint Honour" (Finborough) and staff direction for "West End in Schools". Roxy directed the world premiere of "Happy to Help" at the Park Theatre last year and worked this summer with Rob Drummond on "˜The Majority".
Josh Roche is the recent winner of the JMK Award 2017, for "My Name is Rachel Corrie" and was previously literary associate at the Soho Theatre.
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Venue: Rondo Theatre

Performance

Saturday 2nd June

Price: £12 / £10 concs
Start time: 20:00  
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