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"Little Creepers" - a show about Mental Health and Schizophrenia


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The play “The Little Creepers” by Charlotte Bell is Manic Arts debut show, winning Birmingham’s University Dean Award. A one woman play about the trials and tribulations of a teenage schizophrenic in the twenty first century. Jenny is an eighteen year old girl who worries about boys, sex and the beast that she sees. This play follows Jenny through her journey to try and conquer her fears and tell her mother about the things she sees, but as most people do - Jenny gets distracted. 

The play raises awareness around mental health, psychotic illnesses and the importance of looking after your own. The play is supported by the charity Time to Change and is Arts Council Funded.