8 – 19 Nov 2016
Tuesday – Saturday 8.15pm
Additional performances – 11am Friday 11/11; 11am Tuesday 15/11; 11am Wednesday 16/11; 5pm Saturday 19/11
Venue: Old 505 Theatre @ Eliza St
Theatre Company: Lambert House Enterprises
Lambert House Enterprises, whose recent acclaimed productions in Sydney have included “The Credeaux Canvas”( 2015-Seymour Centre), “The Night Larry Kramer Kissed Me” (Gingers and the Butterfly Club,Melbourne 2014) and “Relative Merits”(King Street Theatre) announce their new production for 2016 at the Old 505 Theatre Newtown.
“FLOOD” by Chris Isaacs is a highly praised play that grew from workshops and then a very successful season at the Black Swan Theatre Company in Perth. The production at the Old 505 will be its east coast premiere .
The play follows the story of six young twenty-something friends who embark on an end of year rite of passage holiday in the deserts of Western Australia. They find a secluded and isolated creek and set up camp , treating it as a swimming hole. In doing so, they encounter an enraged member of the local community. Their encounter escalates to tragedy with disturbing and tragic consequences.
The play investigates the questions of race and ignorance and the naivety of the young generation.
“FLOOD” is directed by Charles Sanders, NIDA graduate, Charles has worked extrensively in New York and with the State Theatre Company of SA and Opera Australia as well as his own theatre company -–House of Sand.
The cast of “FLOOD” features some of the most exciting young actors working professionally in the industry.
$35 Adults / $25 Concession