” writing is beautifully dark, painfully funny and stays with you long after the play’s end.”
SOMETIMES MELBOURNE ANNE-MARIE PEARD
“some really gloriously awkward exchanges…Kerith Manderson-Galvin perfectly captures the random awkwardness of the tween Josie””
ARTSHUB NICOLE ECKERSLEY
Ghosts compare stars signs; a life in a share house in a bowl of spaghetti becomes dramatic; love games are played down by the train tracks; people with heads the shape of shapes have a cocktail party in the 50s; and racist pornstars look for love in all the wrong places.
5 short works by new and emerging playwrights from around the country.
You’ve come to GROUP SHOW.
by five new, Australian writers
Speakeasy, Northcote Town Hall
75mins, no interval
19-30 March 2013
Northcote Town Hall
Suitable for people aged 15 years and over.
Writers Maxine Mellor, Bridget Mackey, Nakkiah Lui, Chloe Martin and Leila Rodgers
Directors Prue Clark and Luke Kerridge
Sound Design Raya Slavin
Set and Costume Design Lucy Thornett
Lighting Design Amelia Lever-Davidson
Choreographer Jordine Cornish
Performers Aaron Walton,Annabel Marshall-Roth, Amy Jones, Alex McQueen, Devon Lang Wilton, Ryan Jones
Melbourne’s MKA: Theatre of New Writing opened in September 2010 by fellow playwrights Tobias Manderson-Galvin and Glyn Roberts. MKA dedicates itself to the creation and development of new plays.
Group Show has been presented by MKA, with Darebin Speakeasy