Sanitise Drama


  • Date

    Wednesday 18 February 2015

  • venue

    The Lemon Tree

  • time

    7pm | Finish 7.55pm

  • age


  • price

    £13.20 inc. bf

  • genre


In the most private of spaces you can flush away dirt in an instant…

One woman alone in her bathroom. Disgusted by much of the outside world, her bathroom has become a sanctuary of cleanliness and an unlikely venue for self-expression. But there is something dark living beneath the bath and as her inner and outer life is revealed, we discover a woman torn between fantasy and fear as she negotiates her relationship with literal and figurative filth.  

Sanitise is a playful and original production without words combining physical theatre, dance, music and multimedia to explore our most intimate insecurities and fantasies. What is clean and what is dirty?

Winner of 2014 Scotsman Fringe First Award and Arches Brick Award nominee.

Edinburgh based theatre makers, performer Melanie Jordan and director Caitlin Skinner bring their imaginative show and poignant show to new audiences around Scotland this spring. Featuring illustration from Lubin Lone, animation by Callum MacAskill, music by Danny Krass, set and costume design by Alice Wilson and lighting design by Simon Hayes.

"a clever, assured, brilliantly-designed and executed show" ★★★★★ All Edinburgh Theatre

"...'sharp, witty and vivid’...performed by Jordan with unfailing grace, wit and skill" ★★★★ The Scotsman

"Expertly choreographed, funny and chilling, Sanitise is entertaining and thought-provoking" ★★★★ A Younger Theatre

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