Fruitcake: Ten Commandments From the Psych Ward
Comic, poet and reformed psychiatric nurse Rob Gee presents a user-friendly guide to losing the plot.
Fruitcake charts a night shift on an acute psychiatric ward, seen through the eyes of a jaded nurse who hears the voice of God – a kindly Jamaican woman – who gives him ten benevolent commandments to help him through the shift; and life.
★★★★★ “Beautifully written” Voice Magazine, Adelaide
★★★★½ “A tour de force” Victoria Times
★★★★½ “Hilarious... poignant… life affirming… joyful!” Uptown Magazine, Manitoba
“A witty, skilful entertainer…. Gee has pitched it perfectly” Chortle
“Terrifically well-written… the kind of performer you pray you’ll discover” Orlando Sentinel
"An unforeseen highlight, a convulsively funny and surprisingly moving tribute to humanity’s collective psychosis” Minnesota Examiner.
Winner, Best of Fest – Ottawa, Winnipeg and Calgary Fringe Festivals
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