Kissing Linford Christie by Victoria Beesley

A new solo show about one girl’s journey to Olympic success.


Age suitability: 8+ (P5+)

Vickie wants to compete at the Olympics.There is only one obstacle; she isn’t very good at sport.Yet despite the odds, her love for athletics takes her all the way to London 2012.Inspired by Victoria’s own childhood obsession with athletics, this is a story about loving failure and dreaming big -even if there’s no chance you’ll make that dream come true.

Creative Team

Creator: Victoria Beesley
Director: Ros Sydney
Sound Designer: Danny Krass
Designer: Alisa Kalyanova
Lighting Designer: Elle Taylor
Associate Director: Shilpa T-Hyland
Movement Director: Hayley Earlam