Full-length play, currently in development
"And I don’t mean I was able to like turn on and off again because that
Well that’s kind of the whole point. Isn't it?
For the first time
Whatever it is I I I can't control it.
And that’s when it became a bit of a problem."
16-year-old Alex has hit a bit of a wall. Everything's fine. It is. It's just since the start of this year, her life's been chucked in the air. And nobody seems to really care. Waking Opportunity is a play about neurodiversity in education, dealing with loss and what happens when all you can think about is a Rover stuck on Mars.
An extract of Waking Opportunity was performed at Taunton Brewhouse on 12th January 2022 as part of the Distillery Writers' Scratch Night: Part One with the following:
Writer Dan Scott
Director Hope Thain
Produced by Taunton Brewhouse
Alex Fleur Robertson
Sam/Jones Corrinne Curtis
Souza George Williams
Brice/Ms Parrish Laura Corradi
The company performing an extract of Waking Opportunity at Taunton Brewhouse
Photography by Craig Fuller