The Adventures of Nellie Bly
  • Edinburgh Fringe

The true story of a remarkable 19th-century journalist and daredevil, whose adventurous articles and determination made her the most famous reporter in America by the time she turned 25 " before women had the right to vote. Written and performed by Maya Levy, directed by Abigail Anderson, with set design by Dora Schweitzer, the show is funny and enlightening. Admirable, articulate, precise and entertaining. The comic songs are fun and beautifully sung (Pamela Edwardes, Totally enchanting! Tom Lehrer possessed by Emmeline Pankhurst (Tim Wilson, Vault Festival). For adults, suitable 9+.