The Eulogy of Toby Peach
T1714818773"I was born on 18th December 1988. I dressed up as a bandicoot once. I was diagnosed with cancer 2,102,000 minutes ago..."
Toby's delivering his Eulogy. Join him as he enters the (not so) exclusive Cancer Club; sample chemotherapy cocktails, select the perfect funeral playlist and marvel at Willy Wonka's life-saving stem cell machine. From diagnosis to remission, relapse and treatment; experience a young man's journey with cancer in this honest, fascinating and inspiring exploration of modern science and the wonders of the human body; discovery of self-mortality and celebration of life!
Archive :: production:T1714818773, one person show:S0329825628, venue:V01067696945
The Eulogy of Toby Peach started life as a short story performed at the BAC, subsequently gaining developmental support from Old Vic New Voices. It is winner of the IdeasTap Underbelly Award 2015 and will be performed at the Underbelly Cowgate's Iron Belly throughout this year's Edinburgh Festival Fringe.