Reviews

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A muscular performance.
— The Reviews Hub
Christopher Wollaton gives a commanding, tormented performance of remarkable physicality and mental turmoil.
— Broadway Baby (2017)
An impressive study of the tyranny of beauty.
— The Latest
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Brawn offers us an arresting portrait of physical perfectionism sparked by unrealistic representations of the male body in advertising and popular culture, and demonstrates the damage this can do.
— Broadway Baby (2018)
This piece confronts some interesting contemporary issues... and lead actor Wollaton puts in a committed and extremely courageous performance.
— The Brighton Source
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Brawn is an intelligent and entirely relevant look at the pressures and expectations put on men to conform to unrealistic ideals of physical perfection.
— Culture Fix
It shows how banter, casual judgements, and media imagery can damage the mind.
— British Theatre
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An excellent play and a thoughtful insight into the fragility that can hide behind strength.
— British Theatre Guide