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Writer: Polly Wiseman
Director: Paul Jepson
Performer: Lysette Anthony

Polly Wiseman is Joint Artistic Director of Fireraisers with Paul Jepson.

Her writing credits include: ‘Stormin’ Jack Norman’ (Productions in London, Cambridge, Brighton and Edmonton, Canada.) ‘Bright’ (Soho Theatre); ‘…Loaded’ (Fireraisers); ‘Venus D’Ailleurs’ (Centre Culturel Mathis, Paris); ‘Trying It On’ (Royal Court Theatre Upstairs); ‘Andy & Edie’ (Fireraisers). She is currently under commission to Birmingham Rep, Theatre Absolute and The Nightingale. Polly will do a new translation of Serbian play ‘The Pinball Master’ for Fireraisers/National Theatre Studio.

This monologue uses the actual words of an OCD sufferer, as told to Polly Wiseman in an interview. The material has been cut and shaped – but nothing has been invented.

Rules and Regs at The Basement, Brighton, 22 - 23 July 2004
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