About the Show/Event
Information for Call Me Vicky at Pleasance, Inner London (Play). It's 1980 in Elephant and Castle. Sixteen year old Martin and best friend Debbie are getting ready for another night out at Martin's favourite night spot "The Golden Girl", one of Soho's premier drag clubs. Tonight is not a regular night out. Tonight is the the night that Martin's life will change forever. Call Me Vicky tells the incredible true story of one woman's journey to become the person she knows herself to be. Call Me Vicky, the debut play from East London sisters Nicola and Stacey Bland is an honest, frank and revealing insight in to an important struggle that has been relevant for generations. Based entirely on a true story, this fast paced, hard-hitting, yet comic and heartwarming play charts Vicky's life from a council estate in South London through to the back streets of Soho in one of it's most dangerous decades. Downstairs. Part of #YouWillKnowTheirNames season
Age Advisory: 14+
Performers Wendi Peters (Sylvie), Matt Greenwood (Vicky), Nicola Bland (Debbie), Stacey Victoria Bland (Gabby), Adam Young (Sid), Ben Welch (Fat Pearl).
Author Nicola Bland. Author Stacey Bland. Director Victoria Gimby. Sound Jac Cooper. Lighting Holly Ellis. Design Martha Hegarty. Costume Martha Hegarty.