A Super Happy Story (About Feeling Super Sad)

By Jon Brittain. Music by Matthew Floyd Jones.

Written by Oliver award winner Jon Brittain (Rotterdam & Margaret Thatcher Queen of Soho) with music by Matthew Floyd Jones (Frisky and Mannish), prepare for a hilarious cabaret musical about depression that explains how it’s OK to not be OK.

Sally’s a happy person. She doesn’t let little things get her down and almost never cries. But she’s got an illness. It makes her feel like she isn’t the person she wants to be, but she doesn’t want anyone to know about it.

Winner: Fringe First Award and Best Musical Award at Edinburgh Fringe

Nominated: Best Musical Off West End Awards (Offies) 2020, Best Director (Musicals) Off West End Awards (Offies) 2020, BeBest Mental Health Fringe Award and Holden Street Theatre Award.

“A mix of wit and low-key emotion that suddenly grips your heart.” Lyn Gardner, The Guardian

ThreeWeeks Edinburgh, Miro Magazine, What’sOnStage

The Scotsman, The Stage, Hull Daily Mail

Images: The Other Richard