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Lady Dealer

By Martha Watson-Allpress

Paines Plough Roundabout
Edinburgh Fringe 2023

The Stage ★★★★★
The List ★★★★★
The Scotsman ★★★★

Whatsonstage ★★★★
Broadway World ★★★★

Pick of the Fringe ★★★★


"Emily Aboud’s direction is clean and focused, using sound and light to complement the acting in the in-the-round space." 

"In the hands of Allpress, Aboud and Davies, it instead feels like one of the shows of the festival."
The Stage


"An alienating existence comes to potent life in this powerful rhyming-verse monologue"

The List

“ [...] in Emily Aboud’s production, Alexa Davies delivers a searing and heartbreaking performance, as a woman struggling for survival in a society beset by a terrible loneliness, where real connection often seems like an impossible dream."
The Scotsman

Director - Emily Aboud
Writer - Martha Watson-Allpress
Design - Blythe Brett
Lighting Design - Jonathan Chan
Sound Design - Anna Short
Stage Management - Nikita Bala


Alexa Davies as Charly

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