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Julie McNamara photographed on stage with open arms, in front of a screen presenting a large image of her mother, Shirley

Julie McNamara on stage in 'Let Me Stay'. Photo © Lesley Willis

Described as A tender and unique exploration of the impact of Alzheimer's on family relations, Julie McNamara’s Let Me Stay evokes her mother's songs and stories to create a personal piece of theatrical storytelling. Cath Nichols saw the performance at the Bluecoats, Liverpool on12th March.