Jesus, Jane, Mother & Me

Presented by Holden Street Theatres' Edinburgh Fringe Award '22 In association with Lawrence Batley Theatre with KETCHUP productions and Richard Jordan Productions


Meet Daniel. He’s a strange boy, the ultimate super fan. His devotion to Jesus is slightly compromised by his obsession with Yorkshire diva, JANE!

His fanaticism is shared by his Mum until one day it to all goes horribly wrong. Has Daniel returned to seek revenge or heal old wounds? He just doesn’t know what to believe in anymore...

A darkly funny & moving drama from acclaimed playwright Philip Stokes about idolisation, growing older & the complex relationship between a son & a mother.

From acclaimed writer Philip Stokes (Heroin(e) for Breakfast) HST 2010 and starring Jack Stokes.
★★★★★"an incredible actor performing a superb play" Theatre Weekly UK

Join Daniel for a Mother's Day like no other...

Previous Holden Street Theatres' Edinburgh Fringe Award Winner

Tickets available through HSTBO the Holden Street Theatres Box Office and adelaidefringe.com.au

Prevous praise for Jesus, Jane, Mother & Me

★★★★★"A gripping, edge-of-seat story" Three Weeks Edinburgh

★★★★★ "Gripping & visceral" The Stage

★★★★★"A beautifully written & exceptionally clever play" Theatre Weekly

★★★★ "Fills you with heartache & urges your humanity and compassion" Broadway World UK

Reviews for 'Herioin(e) For Breakfast'

Previous Holden Street Theatres' Edinburgh Fringe Award Winner 2009

ALSO Written by Philip Stokes


"... insightful direction and powerful performances make this a production that will stay with you for a long time."

"An incredibly powerful piece of theatre."
Fringe Review UK

"wonderfully provoking, .... which makes for compulsive viewing."
Australian Stage

"It’s visceral, it’s merciless and it’s also surprisingly moving..."
Always time for Theatre


Holden Street Theatres’ Edinburgh Fringe Award is in its 15th year & has toured only the best of the best of the EdFringe to the 'Home OF Theatre' in SA. Lawrence Batley Theatre

Located in the Yorkshire town of Huddersfield, Lawrence Batley Theatre share exciting and entertaining stories, encourage creativity, nurture confidence and develop local and national talent. Visit thelbt.org to find out more.

KETCHUP Productions are creators of theatre and cabaret based in Wakefield, West Yorkshire. They produce performances that are sweet, tangy and a little bit messy.

Richard Jordan Productions is a TONY, Olivier, and EMMY international award-winning creative production company based in London. Since 2006 the company has enjoyed a long relationship with Australia, HST, and the Adelaide Fringe

Cast & Crew

Jack Stokes

Jesus, Jane, Mother & Me



Genre: Theatre/Solo Show

Origin: UK

Rating: PG

Duration: 70 Mins

Season: Fringe 20232

Dates: 14th Feb - 19th Mar


14 - 15 Feb @ 7:30pm (Previews)
16 Feb @ 7:30pm (Official Opening Night)


17-19 Feb, 1-5, 7-9 Mar @ 7:30PM
18-19 Feb @ 2:30PM
21-23 Feb, 10-11, 15-16 Mar @ 9PM
24-25 Feb, 17-19 Mar @ 6:00PM
25 Feb at 1PM
26 Feb, 12 Mar @ 4:30PM
4-5, 11 Mar @ 2:00PM
18 Mar @ 12:30PM

Preview: $25.00
General Admission: $32.00
Concession: $28.00
Group (6+): $30.00
Midweek Treat: $28.00
Cheap Tuesday - All Tix: $25.00
Schools Program: $14.50
Fringe Member: $16 (2 for 1 @ $32.00)
BankSA Cardholder: $24.00
Double Your Applause: $64.00

Companion Card holders welcome.

Venue: The Studio

32-34 Holden Street, Hindmarsh


HST are making every effort to make our performances accessible to all patrons. Accessible seating is available in The Studio.

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HST is incredibly excited to present a safe and secure experience at the theatre. To ensure public safety we encourage social distancing and good hygiene practices. As and when restrictions are implemented by SA Health we will follow those guidelines. Only attend the event if you are feeling well, and If you have any COVID-19 symptoms please ensure you appropriate measures until you recover.

If you are unable to attend your event please call 8225 8888 or email manager@holdenstreettheatres.com to discuss your ticketing options.

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