Meat by Matt Harris at Albany and Lion & Unicorn Theatres
Rednec and Odd Man Out presents Meat by Matt Harris. Based on Tennessee Williams’ short story 'Desire and the Black Masseur', at the Albany Theatre, a fringe venue in Deptford, south London from 15 to 18 Nov 2010; and at the Lion and Unicorn, a fringe venue in Kentish Town, north London from 22 to 27 Nov 2010.
Directed by Vernon Douglas
Tells the tale of office worker Ashley, who suffers from guilt and anxiety about his repressed desires after rejecting his female boss’ advances. He falls asleep at work and embarks a journey of self-discovery with Lloyd, his black colleague and the real focus of his passion. As his new identity emerges, Ashley’s journey turns into a dark battle for his soul.