19:20, 05 - 30 Aug

Rosy’s multi-award-winning theatre debut 'Passionate Machine' took Edinburgh by storm in 2018 – now she’s back for more... When bodybuilders and 80s action films unite, you can always count on one thing: a good hard flogging! And for a young Rosy Carrick, the powerful effect of watching characters like He-Man and Conan being stripped, beaten and humiliated by their male antagonists sparked an erotic odyssey that would last a lifetime. Join this feminist powerhouse for a playful, erudite look at sexual power, objectification and her unbridled childhood obsession with tortured beefcake. 'Intelligent, articulate and funny' (Scotsman).