It’s a darkstormy night, rolling thunder and pounding rain. Then you hear a knock at thedoorâ€¦it’s a young woman. She says she needs help to shelter from the storm. Shesays she just needs to make one phone call, and you let her inâ€¦but is she allshe appears to be? Certainly not! It’s Jennifer Vyle! Hold on to yoursecrets; hide your issues, because this is reality TV in your own living room!=””>
It’s The Jennifer Vyle Show humorously challengesthe stigma surrounding mental health and well-being.
Itis said that 1 in 4 people will be affected with mental health issues duringtheir lifetime with mixed anxiety and depression being the most common ofmental health issues within the UK. 9out of 10 people with mental health issues experience stigma and discriminationand almost three in four young peoplefear the reactions of friends when they talk about their mental healthproblems. – (Mentalhealth.org.uk)
The question is – do you want to challenge the stigmaattached to mental health? Would you like be part of an audience of a realityTV show?
It’s The Jennifer Vyle Show is an engaging and entertainingproduction directed by Carys Parry, ably assisted by a strong cast of ShaneNickels, Lizzie Rogan, Stephen Hickman and Amy Griggs, costume designer RhiannHoulihan, stage manager Manda Graham and set built by Headstrong.
With support from the Arts Council of Wales, thisplay will be touring community venues from March 10th to April 12th 2014 and runs for 1 hour and 20 minutes. It is suitable for audiences 11+.
Further details of the production can be obtained from Jade Emanuel atSpectacle Theatre on (01443) 430 700 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
You’d be bonkers to miss it!
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