They say that as you get older, time sort of… speeds up. Well, it doesn’t feel like that for me…not here…
It’s been years since high school, since everyone left for uni, since starting the summer job that’s never ended…and since you.
These days, you can’t even say hello to the new girl without offending her. Apparently it’s a generational thing. I would say I’m the same generation…I’m in my late 20’s…essentially.
Things change? Yeah, well, some of us are sick of change. Change is a thief.
What about me? What about us? I think people forget about the people that stay.
A searing portrait of male anger, fragility, and vulnerability, Mediocre White Male unpacks what it means to feel abandoned as the world changes, and confused in the face of a progressive agenda you don’t fully understand.
Following a sold-out ★★★★★ (Broadway World, Gonzo Magazine, Edfringe, The Sinner) run at Edinburgh Fringe 2021, Mediocre White Male returns to London after touring and performing at Park Theatre.
Delivering a ★★★★ “captivating performance” - Scottish Daily Mail, co-writer/performer Will Close (Dave Comedy Award Winner) takes to stage to re-live ancient history, the recent past and present lies. It’s time to face up to some uncomfortable truths.
CAST & CREATIVES
MWM Will Close
Writer & Director Will Close
Writer & Director Joe Von Malachowski
Sound Designer Dominic Brennan
Costume & Set Designer Holly Pigott
Re-Lighting by Craig West
Stage Managed by Thomas Fielding
Produced by Sofi Berenger & Oli Seymour for Metal Rabbit Productions