Podcast ep. 3 Disability and…Comedy with Jackie Hagan


Graeae Associate Director Nickie Miles-Wildin talks to acclaimed playwright, comedian and performance poet Jackie Hagan. A graduate of Graeae’s Write to Play programme, she is most well-known for her work Cosmic Scallies, Some People Have Too Many Legs and The Forest of Forgotten Discos. She talks about how being a disabled artist has influenced her work, and reflects on some of her past projects.

Jackie Hagan smokes a cigarette, whilst standing against a wall of graffiti

Jackie Hagan. Photograph: Jonathan Clover

This podcast contains some strong language.

Edited by Ian Rattray for Clear Voice Enterprises.

Episode 3. Disability and…Comedy is available to listen to via the embedded Soundcloud player below, and also on the following podcast platforms, where you can subscribe to get future episodes. A transcript of the podcast is available here.

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