What would you do if you discovered you were your own twin? If you learned that your DNA did not quite belong to you?
Welcome to Jennifer Samuels’ world. When she learns that she has inherited a rare medical condition her whole sense of self – biological, psychological, emotional, begins to unravel. Join Jennifer as she tumbles down the rabbit hole in a story that combines pin point wit with breathtaking visuals.
Taking its inspiration from real science, Chimera is a frightening, funny, and fascinating ride, coming to the Gate following a critically acclaimed run at the Public Theater's Under the Radar Festival in New York.
The running time of Chimera is 60 minutes without an interval.
Part of the Who Does She Think She Is? season:
Buy a season pass and see all three shows (The Edge of Our Bodies, Chimera and The Chronicles of Kalki) for £33 with code SHE33.
To download a copy of the Chimera cast list, please click here.
Photo credit Helen Murray