“Dennis-Edwards is astonishing in this definition of important, powerful theatre.” To Do List

“this is a truly important and vital piece of work”

730 Review

“A revelation”

Bechdel Theatre

FUNERAL FLOWERS

By Emma Dennis-Edwards

 

Writer and Performer

Emma Dennis-Edwards 

 

Director 

Rachel Nwokoro

 

Associate Director 

Sophia Compton

 

This 2018 Fringe First award winning play tells the story of Angelique, 17, who dreams of being a florist. Part poetry, part play; this immersive, promenade piece takes its audiences on a journey with Angelique, as she navigates the care system and threats from her boyfriend's gang while her mum is in prison.

First inspired by the story of Gina Moffatt, a Tottenham-based entrepreneur who began her journey into floristry while incarcerated, this play returned to London in 2019 for a run at The Bunker, The Bernie Grant Arts Centre and the Free Word Centre in Spring 2019.

★★★★★ - British Theatre

★★★★★ - 730 Review

★★★★★ - Marbles

★★★★★ - To Do List

★★★★ - The Scotsman

★★★★ - The Skinny

★★★★ - Three weeks

“An unforgettable, intense experience.” British Theatre

 

WINNER

Scotsman Fringe First 2018

WINNER

Filipa Bragança Award

2018 

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