Body Talk

Full Disclosure Theatre

Theatre
29 Jan — 02 Feb
Crypt - The Vaults, Leake Street
20:40
£14.00
1hr 00m
15+
Drama LGBTQ+ New Writing
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Sexual content, Strong language, Adult themes
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Body Talk

“Why can’t you just be yourself: an actual person, not a look. Not an image”

Carl is 21, skinny, afraid to come out and hates his body.

Cameron is 30, has the classic Instagram body but can’t connect with the real world.

Phil is fat and 40, which in gay years feels like life is already over.

Toned, fat or skinny? Bodies can be a big part of a gay man’s world. But for Carl, Cameron and Phil having the ideal one matters a little too much.

Following the critically acclaimed 'Open' in 2019, Full Disclosure Theatre return to VAULT Festival with a touching three-hander that tackles the timely LGBTQ+ issue of male body image, and asks if our desire to look perfect cuts more than skin-deep.

Sometimes to bare all, means taking off more than just your clothes. Join us for a whole new reveal on a gay’s anatomy.

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About Full Disclosure Theatre

OFFIE Nominated and two time runner-up in the Kenneth Branagh new writing award, David Hendon is a British playwright whose work includes The D-List (Edinburgh Fringe), Eyes to the Wind (Arcola Theatre) Sign of the Times (Edinburgh Fringe) Home Time (The Space & Chapel Playhouse). Banana Crabtree Simon (Drayton Arms Theatre) and The Last Song of Oliver Sipple (King’s Head Theatre).

Full Disclosure Theatre are a company committed to exploring queer narratives. They are passionate about discovering unheard voices within the community, dedicated to uncovering new truths and providing a platform for artists to share, develop and collaborate. Their regular LGBTQ+ new writing night XPOSED has enjoyed sold-out performances at Southwark Playhouse and will be returning in March 2020.

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Body Talk

Full Disclosure Theatre

Dates & Times

Wednesday 29 January Wed 29 Jan 20:40 £12.50 Book Now
Thursday 30 January Thu 30 Jan 20:40 £12.50 Book Now
Friday 31 January Fri 31 Jan 20:40 £13.50 Book Now
Saturday 1 February Sat 1 Feb 16:30 £13.50 Book Now
Saturday 1 February Sat 1 Feb 20:40 £13.50 Book Now
Sunday 2 February Sun 2 Feb 20:40 £13.50 Book Now

Body Talk

Full Disclosure Theatre

Press & Reviews

Praise for David Hendon's previous work

The D-List
★★★★★ 'Incredibly funny, but familiar and accurate' Theatre Weekly

Banana Crabtree Simon
★★★★★ 'A real testament to David’s writing skill' London Theatre1

Praise for Full Disclosure’s Previous work

Open
★★★★ 'Honest, heart-warming, leaves you with a fuzzy feeling' Attitude

XPOSED
★★★★★ 'A fantastic exhibition of what the theatre can offer' Theatre Weekly

Body Talk

Full Disclosure Theatre

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