In Rememberance (of) a Small Death

by Anna Barnes

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28 Feb - 6 March

five.point.one presents two new Australian short plays by award winning Melbourne playwright Anna Barnes; one a South Australian premiere, the other has its Australian premiere as a part of this double-bill.

IN REMEMBRANCE - Siobhan leaves Australia to escape the past, only to find the past has travelled with her... (A South Australian premiere)

A SMALL DEATH - A woman's mobile phone stops working. A train stops in a tunnel and its passengers lay on the floor in fear. A young girl throws herself off the top of an apartment building. A Small Death is a dark and tragicomic exploration of the many small deaths we experience in our day-today lives... (An Australian premiere)

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The Share

by Daniel Keene

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21 May - 5 June

five.point.one presents the South Australian premiere of The Share by Daniel Keene. This rare and unpublished example of Keene's work is a poetically brutal exploration of violence, masculinity and sexuality within male relationships.

Tex and Sugar are best mates. They have lived together on the streets since they were kids. They have a unique relationship that is hard to define. They are unemployed, broke and angry. A chance meeting with a one-eyed kid sets off a chain reaction of events that will change their lives forever...

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Rust & Bone

by Caleb Lewis

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30 - 31 July 2010

Award winning playwright Caleb Lewis joins forces with five.point.one Artistic Director Corey McMahon to develop a stage play based on the novel Rust and Bone by Canadian author, Craig Davidson.

Experimenting with structure and form, the team will plunge into Davidson's dark poetry to explore the boundaries of masculinity, brutality and humanity and bring to life three damaged souls in an unforgiving tragicomic world.

 

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