“Something’s wrong. Can’t get out of bed, can’t concentrate, can’t shake the mounting tension. Something unspoken is building up, leaking out, taking over…”
This explosive solo combines physical theatre, hip hop dance and spoken word. Created and performed by Emerge Performance winner Lanre Malaolu, he explores the mental health crisis and the phenomenon of toxic masculinity. This semi-autobiographical work confronts the stigma around mental health issues, questioning how race, class and culture can affect the way we choose to address them.