(Co-Writer, Co-Director, Performer)
Stand. Sing. Stop. Collect meal token. Begin daily work. Stop. Return to compound. Adhere to curfew. Sleep. Careers prescribed, relationships dictated, abstinence enforced, disobedience; punished.
Set in a post-apocalyptic totalitarian future and drawing inspiration from Les Liaisons Dangeruses by Choderlos De Laclos Contra. explores power & innocence, love & desire, oppression & resistance.This immersive theatre piece invites you to enter a world of secrecy and manipulation. As an oppressed civilian, witness citizens entangle themselves in acts of passion and revenge; all under constant surveillance.
Written by Samuel Russo, Cait Spiker, Tom Halls, Lucy-Rose Leonard and Simone French.
Directed by Samuel Russo, Cait Spiker, Tom Halls, Lucy-Rose Leonard and Simone French.
Cast Samuel Russo, Cait Spiker, Tom Halls, Lucy-Rose Leonard and Simone French.
Mentor Tanya Dickson
Lighting Design Siobhain Geany
Sound Design Alyx Dennison Hayley Fox
This work was also toured to regional Victoria in December 2014.