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Dog-tired and in search of drink, they do their best to distract themselves, coming together in a makeshift mess hall. But a stormy evening of shared memories soon takes a strange and unexpected turn… From the writer of Bastard Boys and Brides of Christ comes a gripping, contemporary tale of free-will and responsibility in the face of great temptation. With explosive characters and a wily sense of humour, Strange Attractor is a stunning portrait of small-team camaraderie in a globalised market.

‘Smith’s script is well-crafted, witty in a nicely savage way and very good at evoking in a few brief encounters and revelatory speeches the past experiences that drive these desperately lonely characters’ John McCallum, The Australian

‘…the text opens up to reveal a tour de force that is a requiem for a nation that should have bigger dreams’ Nick Pickard, Sun Herald

‘The director, Nick Marchand, is disciplined with tension and release of emotion in an expertly paced production.’ Jason Blake, SMH

  • Previews 23, 24, 26 & 27 October
  • Season 29 October – 21 November 2009
  • Director Nick Marchand
  • Designer Jo Briscoe
  • Lighting Designer Bernie Tan
  • Composer / Sound Designer Steve Francis
  • Assistant Director Sarah Giles

In Association with Riverside Productions

  • Full $44; Seniors $37;
  • Concession/Preview/Matinee $33;
  • Group$36; Under 30 $26 (Monday-Thursday)
  • $15 Rush tickets available every Monday evening
 

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