Australian plays on stage - February 2014
Selected highlights from across the country this month
THE LONG WAY HOME
by Daniel Keene
Created from first-hand accounts, The Long Way Home reflects the experiences of Australian servicemen and women deployed on operations in Iraq, Afghanistan and East Timor as well as humanitarian and disaster relief, and border protection.
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by Louis Nowra
Produced by La Boite Theatre Company
Young theatre director Lewis has just landed his first job straight out of university, staging a production of Mozart’s comic opera Così fan tutte. The catch? The cast are patients from a mental institution, none of whom can speak Italian… or sing. Can this unlikely cohort, including an obsessive-compulsive, a manic depressive and a junkie, pull it off? Or will a patient with a penchant for pyromania spoil all the fun?
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