Doctor Bartholomew Thomas Henry Mithenthorpe has come to frequent the fine new city of Bourne – Mouth and bring his Time Travel Treatment Room to Arts By The Sea!
Take a step back into the peculiar past, enter the Victorian Era to meet the Doctor, Matron and nurse for a side splitting show exploring
the historical diagnosis and treatments for Mental Health.
Be astounded by the practices of yesteryear as the Doctor will educate you on his genius work within the Asylum and “forward thinking” strategies. You will soon be rolling your eyes with the Matron as absurd opinions and factual fights commence. Laugh and sigh
with disbelief – and relief that mental health care has come so far! So come along and learn the perplexing process of cold water
hydrotherapy, Phrenology and the dreaded lobotomy in this crazy history lesson with a twist.