FiltersShow / Hide
- All Events
- Theatre & Shows
- Days Out
- Anywhere In The UK
- Location: Anywhere in the UK
Radius: ... miles
Wed 15th Aug at 2:00pm
Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Proof
@ Pleasance Edinburgh, Edinburgh
This event has been and gone!
Catch the next one:
Check out the info below for future tour dates, and track them to receive alerts when they tour near you
See all dates for Edinburgh Festival Fringe
Edinburgh Festival Fringe: Proof: Sell A Door Theatre Company, Boxed Cat Theatre
Catherine is about to turn twenty-five and her life is a mess. Her father Robert, once a brilliant mathematician, has just died and Catherine is starting to show unmistakable symptoms of clinical depression. Unable to move on with her life, she reflects on the youth she has lost to her father's long battle with mental illness.
Until one of Robert's former students, Hal, makes a sensational discovery in Robert's notebooks - a proof that mathematicians thought impossible. But as Robert's life and final days become the focus of Hal's investigation, evidence of who actually wrote the notebooks quickly becomes the more crucial proof.
While Hal continues to investigate the life and work of his professor, Catherine begins to wonder how much of her father's genius - and indeed madness - she has inherited.
Image © Sell A Door Theatre Company
Theatre company based in Liverpool, UK, formed by actors, writers, directors, managers and technicians of the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts. The company focusses on hard-hitting performance pieces, continually breaking boundaries, challenging audiences and professionals alike to further the performance industry.
'If Sell A Door continue to offer work of this quality, they will be around for a long time' (The Scotsman).
Sell A Door Theatre Company tour dates
Track this event
- Event has been added to your calendar
- Any important updates will be sent to your email address
- Add to your personal Ents24 calendar
- Sync with iCal, Outlook and others
- Receive important updates
Venue: Pleasance Edinburgh
EH8 9TJ 55.947407, -3.181862
Bookings: 0131 556 6550
→ Waverley 9 min walk