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Sep 29 2016

Eva O’Connor on her powerful anorexia play, Overshadowed

THE COMPLEX subject of anorexia is addressed in a powerful, award-winning play, Overshadowed, written by Eva O’Connor, which comes to the Town Hall Theatre for one night only.

O’Connor suffered from anorexia for several years and draws on that experience in Overshadowed. “Like a lot of people it was something that developed in my early teen years, I don’t really know what caused it,” she declares. “A lot of things can cause eating disorders; sufferers are often sensitive people who are overwhelmed by their environment and it is a coping mechanism that they develop.

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