Forthcoming events

Dr Carnesky’s Incredible Bleeding Woman

  • Underbelly Festival, Southbank, London, Jun 2017

‘Menstrual mystery tour….delightfully po-faced and deliciously tongue-in-cheek’  ★★★★ Lyn Gardner, The Guardian, December 2016 A provocative, rigorously researched, untamed romp through Dr Marisa Carnesky’s PHD research into the importance of celebrating the symbolic and cultural power of menstruation.Alongside a cast of extraordinary women from UK’s alt-cabaret and live art scene,  Carnesky reinvents menstrual rituals for…

Dr Carnesky’s Incredible Bleeding Woman: Wonderground June

  • Underbelly Festival, Southbank, London, Jun 2017

From a secret institute Dr Carnesky invites you to attend a marvellously bloody lecture featuring some  spectacular witchy magic illusions. A revelationary romp into the ritual power of the last unmentionable taboo. If you thought menstruation was a medical issue, think again! Featuring amazingly skilled stars of the UK’s alt cabaret scene. From the hallowed halls of this…

Dr Carnesky’s Incredible Bleeding Woman: Edinburgh Fringe

  • Pleasance Courtyard, Pleasance Two, Edinburgh, Aug 2017

From a secret institute Dr Carnesky invites you to a marvellously menstrual lecture featuring spectacular witchy magic illusions. A revelationary romp into the ritual power of the last unmentionable taboo. Featuring amazing stars of UK’s alt-cabaret scene! Drawing on the hidden power of a forgotten matriarchal past, this show scrutinises issues around fertility, body shame,…