10 - 14 Dec 2013 // 7pm
A black comic tale set at the trial of Frederick Bailey Deeming – conman, bigamist and murderer.
From the twisted minds of Tim Watts (creator of Alvin Sputnik and Pollyanna), and Wyatt Nixon-Lloyd (Cleo Bachelor of the Year – short-listed), Bruce is a two-man, one-puppet show that’s a non-stop rollercoaster of action, adventure and low-fi nostalgia.
The calm before the storm, the deep breath before the plunge or more simply – before the shit hits the fan. Verge is an exploration into the tension, unease and the quiet discomfort before someone loses control.
Presented as part of a powerful contemporary dance microseason with Standing Bird Two.
Standing Bird 2 is a personal odyssey that spirals the audience into an experience of fear, submersion, and transformation.
Using spaces in and around The Blue Room Theatre, this production creates and ever shifting point of view to this immersive sensual experience…
We are Us. They are Them.
Love us. Kill Them.
So the history of our species has been writ.
Taking over the venue and told in three parts, The Tribe holds a mirror up to the great sin, encoded into our genes, that makes sinners of us all.
What happens when a dreamer meets the girl of his dreams?
Matt is in another world, where fiction and reality are all mixed up. He finds it hard to fit in, and everyone tells him so.
As part of his treatment, his therapist suggests he keep a dream journal, which works well… until he meets Kelly.
If you could take a medicine that would cure you, but ripped your insides out and made you look at all the dark spaces…would you drink it?
From the same jungles of Peru where Werner Herzog battled to haul a 320-ton boat up a 40 degree slope for his film Fitzcarraldo, a man recounts a series of nine gruelling ayahuasca ceremonies; two men in different times, each struggling with his own ‘heart of darkness.’