‘I log on for seven hours. And it’s like my whole room opens up, space, time and all the continuums…I am wired, awake, my mind full, my eyes fuller. I can’t even blink any more but I can’t stop looking, staring into this space where everyone else is.’
What makes you a man? No one seems to have any idea. We don’t really tend to talk about it. The only way to find out is to throw yourself into the mind of one…
Phoebe Eclair-Powell’s WINK is a thrilling modern drama which follows a search for male identity in an age of social media, sexting and deleted web searches; an age when untreated mental illness is killing more young men than war.
WINK examines two lives veering dangerously close to collision, asking us what separates the man from the boy.
Top Button Theatre brings you thought provoking theatre with edge; we have teamed up with Dyslexia Action and Mind who are on board with the project and will be offering support and guidance helping us tackle a topic that is very close to the company’s heart.