This is Not a Safe Space



Jackie Hagan was annoyed at telly programmes like Benefits Street and Undateables trying to convince us that working class people and disabled people are one dimensional idiots. So she had a cup of tea and a chat with 80 people living on disability benefits and in this show plays audio excerpts of those chats interwoven with poetry, comedy, puppetry and storytelling, drawing on her own visceral experience of growing up in Skelmersdale on a council estate, stays in psychiatric hospitals, the utter stupidity of PIP forms and the joys of signing on in 2019. Sensitive and witty, she also downs a pint out of her false leg if you’re good.


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