Whiplash

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Sunday 6 October , 11:00 am – 12.00pm

The Lock-Up 90 Hunter St, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia
  • Free
  • Performance

Whiplash is the newest experience from award-winning physical theatre artist, poet, and dreamer Scott Wings. A meditation on toxic masculinity, love, the human form and mental health, in a subversive world of storytelling.
In a playful odyssey through mouth, stomach, lungs and beyond, Scott balances his brain and chases his heart, while trying to keep up with the person sitting across from him on a date. In this microcosm of a moment, what anxiety, ideas, stresses, patriarchal intents, and feminist crusades occur inside of him? In a #metoo present, what must men do to hold a safe space for others? For themselves? Scott uses his iconic and eclectic milieu of physical theatre and performance poetry in an ode to the struggle for identity and self-image going on inside all of us. In a visceral, sweat-soaked performance, he plays out a battle for the body and interrogates what it means to be a good man.

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The Lock-Up
90 Hunter St, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia

The Lock-Up

90 Hunter St, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia

The Lock-Up is an accessible venue with ramp or steps entrance. Accessible toilet available. Reserved parking is available on the other side of Hunter Street outside Westpac. Note that some areas of the venue have low light, uneven flooring and narrow walkways.

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