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    Weʼve raised £255 to To help fund a theatre production based on depression and mental health.

    Epsom, United Kingdom
    Funded on Tuesday, 26th September 2017

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    Hi everyone, I’m Rosie, and I am aiming to raise £1000 for a theatre production I am putting on with my fellow members of Woman in Black Productions; Stephanie Fynn, Princess McDonnough and Roberta Barnor. The play, ‘Dee, Myself and I’, tells the story of Thea, a young woman who is struggling to cope with everyday life. Enter Dee. Thea's internal battle is played out before us as Dee tries to infiltrate and affect every area of her life. Basically, we're calling out Depression for the bitch it is.

    Writing and producing this play is very close to my heart. I have suffered with poor mental health from the age of 14. At 21 I was diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder, a common and sometimes debilitating illness. I have personally had three separate depression driven episodes, and my co-writer, Stephanie Fynn, has also had her fair share of experience with the illness. This play is a written collaboration of the symptoms and struggles we have experienced.

    The production has been performed once before, in The Act Theatre in Kingston, on a smaller scale, and was well received. This spurred us to develop the script further and perform it again to a larger audience, this time at Theatre 503 in Battersea, this coming September on the 25th and 26th. After this performance we are hoping to continue to Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2018. All funds raised will cover costs of set, transport and promotion, hopefully getting us a little further on the way to achieve our dream!

    Along-side this page, I am also going to be doing a LIVE head shave, to promote awareness for all those who suffer with nervous pulling (Trichotillomania) which I have been doing to myself since I was 13 years old. It will also, I hope, give my hair a chance to heal and start again, and if all goes as planned, break a bad habit.

    Please donate whatever you can, anything is appreciated! And if any of you have had experiences with depression or anxiety, or know anyone else who has, please come and see the show.

    Thank you so much for taking the time to read this!



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      • Peter Murchison

        Peter Murchison

        Sep 25, 2017

        Hi donation rose, cheers;)


      • Hayley booth

        Hayley booth

        Sep 14, 2017

        Lots of luck Rosie!! Super way to make awareness of mental health!! Xxx


      • abbie Smith

        abbie Smith

        Sep 13, 2017

        Great cause I'd love to come and see this x


      • Matt McJannet

        Matt McJannet

        Sep 13, 2017


      • Jon Hermon

        Jon Hermon

        Sep 13, 2017

        Go Rosie! Really proud of you and hope you are proud of yourself too. Love Jon, Carol, Alex & Ella. X


      • Sinead Dixon

        Sinead Dixon

        Sep 13, 2017

        Such a fantastic cause. Well done to everyone involved. Rosie, I know how much you've poured your heart and soul into this. I hope our donation helps. Love from me and Rob xx


      • Hanna Booth

        Hanna Booth

        Sep 13, 2017

        So proud of you Po! ❤️


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      Rosie  Murchison

      Rosie Murchison

      Epsom, United Kingdom

      I'm Rosie, and for the past 15 years my life has been centered around my mental health, or lack of it. Please help me to show others suffering or know those who have done, a little part of my journey by supporting my play Dee, Myself and I.

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