Hidden LIVE: Adam's Story
11 May 2022
for Hidden LIVE is an immersive performance that will challenge you to encounter life as a young person struggling with their mental health. This multi-media theatre piece uses imagination and experiences of ‘real people’ and asks you to question what you can do to help.
This performance is taking place during Mental Health Awareness week 2022. The event is free and open to anyone. Access support is available, please contact Karon Mee firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Stop. Read. Hidden. adjective. Kept out of sight, concealed. Breathe. Think.
Hidden LIVE is an immersive performance that challenges audiences to walk in the shoes of a young person struggling with mental health.
“In a few moments you will enter an avatar and become Adam. Adam’s life will become your responsibility. You will have the controls. You have the headset. Help him survive, strive even”.
Adam has just turned 18. Mum is now even more in the dark. Sean, Adam’s key worker, feels like a failure. Adam wants to be referred to adult services, will they take him?
This multi-media theatre piece uses the imaginations and experiences of ‘real people’ and asks you to question what you can do to help. “I was told we didn’t do home visits when I first came to the job, but I stood my ground and did it anyway”.