The Lady With The Data

Published: 10 October 2021
Reporter: David Upton

Louise Jordan Credit: Richard Budd Photography

A solo theatre show explores the legacy of Florence Nightingale when songwriter and performer Louise Jordan connects the famed nurse’s work in the 19th century with issues faced today.

Through song and storytelling, she puts the myth of ‘the Lady with the Lamp’ under the spotlight and explores Nightingale’s work as a pioneering statistician who used data to call for equal healthcare for all.

Florence: the lesser known life and legacy of Florence Nightingale comes to Waterside in Sale October 15.