• We are what we overcome - Brighton Fringe Quadrant

  • Wed, 08-05-2019 at 22:15
  • Quadrant
    12-13 North Street Quadrant
    BN1 3GJ Brighton
We are what we overcome - Brighton Fringe Quadrant - Quadrant - Brighton

Fresh from a successful run at the Edinburgh Fringe and sold out preview shows, uplifting, anthemic tunes punctuate stories and conversation, shedding light on mental health with self-deprecating honesty and dark humour.Matt takes a good look at how men in particular deal with Mental illness as he explores his own experiences with it, with plenty of time to continue the chat afterwards.Matt will be joined on stage by the MLC band which on this occasion is Eileen Wright - Tenor Sax & Tin Whistle, Dan Byrne - Bass and Jo May - PercussionPress“At times this show is like a series of small polished TED talks on Mental Health, Parenting, Humanism and Love, but these are punctuated by poetic songs loaded with meaning and metaphor.” Nailed‘Moments of bright energy shine through’ Storge ‘Songs with substance, somewhere between Folk, Gospel & pure Rock n Roll’ LiveAmp.comAudience“An evening of thoughtful, honest, conversation and great music. At times, raw and emotional, at others, full of humour and an uplifting perspective.”“ surprisingly funny moments, good songs that bind the evening together & illuminate the serious message ….loved the spoons!”.“Informative, uplifting, wonderful.”"imaginative and insightful"“The band were bang on.”“Heartfelt thoughts and moving lyrics. An Incredible night of enlightenment and Entertainment.’”“Great music, great insights, left wanting more.”