BRAWN is a portal into the world of a young man named Ryan.

A world consumed by image and obsession, where self-worth is measured in muscle mass and where self-improvement becomes self-destruction.

A world that is spiralling out of control.


Written & performed by:

Christopher Wollaton


Directed by:

Matt Staite

Christopher Wollaton and Matt Staite met and trained at East 15 Acting School and both graduated in 2014.

Christopher resides in Manchester, where Brawn first performed in May 2017. Later in 2017, Brawn performed at the Brighton Fringe Festival.

In 2018 Matt joined as director, and Brawn performed at Brighton Fringe Festival for a second year and also at Edinburgh Fringe Festival, where it received numerous positive reviews.

Brawn will perform more shows in 2019 with dates and venues to be announced soon.