A Brave Face

A Brave Face

Afghanistan: 2009. 

Ryan is there to see the world, learn a trade, get a life. Training's complete, combat is a buzz. But on one particular hot and desperate tour of duty, Ryan sees things he can’t talk about, to anyone. And when he returns home, the trouble really begins.

A Brave Face explores Post-Traumatic Stress, an unseen and often unrecognised injury of war, and the impact it can have on even the closest of families. With compassion and fearlessness, Vamos brings its trademark, wordless, full mask style to a story that needs to be told. 

Praised by press and public alike for its consummate full mask skills, engaging storytelling, physical dexterity and emotional insight, Vamos continues to involve and engage audiences across borders and boundaries, taking on challenging themes with poignancy, humour and humanity.

★★★★★ “Simply beautiful”  WhatsOnStage on Vamos

★★★★★ “Quite simply a triumph” Inquire on Vamos

Suitable for ages 12+ | Accessible to hearing and d/Deaf audiences alike

​The performance will be followed by a free Q&A session with members of the company, open to all ticket-holders.

Book Tickets

  • Fri 11 May 7.30pm

Tickets £15
Concessions £13
Schools £11
Suitable for ages 12+

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