Mark Lockyer takes us through the ups and downs of an actor’s life. Both professional and personal, he has got a lot going on. Until one marvellous day he meets Beets – A life advisor? An agony aunt? A shoulder to lean on ? Call him as you like, Beets makes life better for Mark. It’s only time that reveals that friends come in different shapes and sizes, and perhaps Beets isn’t quite what Mark had imagined.
This simplistic exploration of such common daily tragedies gives a mindful insight of what it really means to live with the lights on. A one man show, with numerous characters, a minimal set and a complexity of themes; this hilarious and sincere story leaves you questioning if the mind can ever be rescued.