Rocket Man
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Set in the heyday of glam rock and science fiction, Rocket Man is the story of a young man with bipolar disorder. When Tristan is caught in a deadly obsession with fleeing the Earth to live on the moon, he loses his job, his fiancee and his friends. But two people are still standing by him. Velvet Goldmine and Withnail and I collide in a small suburb of Cambridge in 1976. This is the latest play from multi award-winning playwright Tess Humphrey. 'Stark and bold'. 'Moving and thought-provoking'. 'Fantastic' (Audience reviews).