“30 just matters, init. Like there’s no doubt you’re a proper adult then. Like 25 to 29 is just training but 30, it’s real.”
Tunde’s 30th birthday is fast approaching. So he’s just started therapy because he hasn’t been able to get to the gym for weeks and a recent one-night stand ended in tears – his.
Interrogating the challenge of opening up and accepting our own vulnerabilities, SESSIONS by Ifeyinwa Frederick is a raw, funny, bittersweet deep-dive into the complexities of masculinity, depression and therapy.
A Paines Plough and Soho Theatre Production
SESSIONS is supported by the Esmée Fairburn Foundation and the and Paul Hamlyn Foundation.
Age guidance: 16+
Content warnings: some occasional use of swearing, references to depression, suicidal ideation and abortion.
BSL interpreted performance at Soho Theatre: 7:15pm, Monday 29 November
Captioned performance at Soho Theatre: 7:15pm, Wednesday 1 December