Content Warnings


Updated 26 January, 1.10pm

Below are Age Advisories/Limits + Content Warnings for upcoming Word of Warning events — warnings for past events, including live stream archives on our YouTube channel, are here.
This information is for audience members who want to know more about the content of work — particularly highlighting elements that may distress, cause upset, or trigger.
Please email info@habmcr.org if you’d like to get in touch. NB — reflects most recent information received from the artists we present.


Date to be confirmed. Contact | 21st Emergency

Age Advisory: 15+ (mainly aimed at adults; parental/guardian discretion).
Content Warnings: some works may disturb, some include audience interaction, specific warnings follow.
 Ayzmar — includes Blackface references and mentions of police brutality, rape, and slavery.
 Ghost and John — potential exploration of depression and political persecution.
 Kellie Colbert & Deborah Newton — exploration of loss, death, and trauma.
 Lydia Cottrell — a one-to-one interactive experience; discussion of sensitive and complex topics.
 Miray Sidhom — includes footage of protest that may be considered violent.
 Mitzee — set within a darkened space, includes flashing imagery.
 Sebastian H-W — includes partial nudity, sharp noises, and possible flashing light.
 Simon Carroll-Jones & Wayne Steven Jackson — set within immersive projected imagery & soundscape; movement on screen may affect those with photosensitive epilepsy.