The thing is I’ve got myself into a bit of a mess…
Mark’s an actor.
I keep forgetting my lines. I’ve left my girlfriend and I’m beginning to stink.
Mark was an actor.
And to make matters worse I’ve met the Devil.
Hilarious, touching and utterly bonkers,
a gripping story of a life lived at the edge.
Mark Lockyer trained at RADA. For the last 30 years he’s been at the National Theatre, Royal Shakespeare Company, Old Vic, Young Vic and the Royal Court working with Ken Campbell, Mark Rylance and Sam Mendes.
Age guide: for everyone aged 14 and over
Contains some strong language
Duration: 1 hr 10 mins (no interval)
★★★★ brutally funny account of mental illness— Lyn Gardner, The Guardian
★★★★ Lockyer makes for an easy-going and engaging narrator— Fiona Mountford, Evening Standard
★★★★ disarming and dark— David Ralf, The Stage
★★★★ Lockyer is an engaging and energetic raconteur— Matt Trueman, What's on Stage
★★★★★ brutally honest, touching and brilliantly delivered— Elke Wiebalck, Everything Theatre
★★★★ Lockyer has one hell of a story, and he tells it rivetingly well.— Dominic Maxwell, The Times
★★★★★ An amazing story told by an amazing man— Terry Eastham, LondonTheatre1
★★★★★ confessional drama at its absolute best— Michael Hasted, StageTalk Magazine
★★★★★ an extraordinary piece of work, a gem— Georgie Cowan-Turner, The Upcoming
★★★★ a one-man show that invites you to tea, then grabs you by the throat and gives you a good shaking— Jamie Gaskin, The Reviews Hub
★★★★ shocks, stuns and inspires— Anne Cox, Stage Review
★★★★ extraordinarily put-together— Helena Jackson, Theatre Bubble
a tale that needs to be told— Rhiannon Evans, West End Wilma