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3 Aug 2019 - 25 Aug 2019

Spitfire Company: Miss Amerika

Last seen at Summerhall during Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2015 with Antiwords, Total Theatre Award and Herald Angel winning Spitfire Company return with their new show.

In a collage of music, text, photography and animation, Miss Amerika tells the story of a New York misfit and her experience of immigration, loneliness and dislocation.  Its protagonist Mckenzie Tomski is a persona of the Czech performer Mirenka Cechova; an Everywoman representing all the outsiders who are standing in the shadows and dreaming the American Dream.

Concept: Miřenka Čechová, Martin Tvrdý
Music: Martin Tvrdý
Text, performed by: Miřenka Čechová aka Mckenzie Tomski

"Going to extremes seems to be a default position for any work presented by the Spitfire Company"
The Herald (on Antiwords)

Dates: 3-4, 6-11, 13-18, 20-25 August, 6.45 pm
Venue: 1 Summerhall, Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

Cover image: Vojtěch Brtnický


Part of Edinburgh Fringe Festival


1 Summerhall, Edinburgh, EH9 1PL

From: 3 Aug 2019
To: 25 Aug 2019


Czech Center is a coorganizer of the event

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