25 – 27 Nov 2016
Venue: Colombo House
UNSW Campus, High Street
Kensington, NSW 2033
Theatre Company: The Maltman Lab
Duration: aprox 90 min
Carol is a university student who is struggling to understand the syllabus. She seeks help from John, her Professor, who is close to securing tenure. John is a passionate man who loves his job and who wants to inspire his students through his own recently published book. As Carol and John meet, a power struggle ensues and accusations of sexual exploitation fly….but what is really going on and who is right?
Written by American writer David Mamet, OLEANNA is a controversial play exploring power and gender. Opening on White Ribbon Day, The Maltman Lab presents OLEANNA to shine a spotlight on domestic violence and spark a conversation about this issue prevalent in so many lives.
A proportion of ticket sales will be donated to White Ribbon.
Tickets only available online.
Lock-out applies. No late admittance once the performance has commenced.
Warning: This production contains sexual and violent themes, which may offend some viewers.
Join us for Q&A after each performance
In the foyer after each performance, hear from the cast, White Ribbon Ambassadors, staff and students from University of New South Wales and industry professionals.
Cast and Creatives
Starring Heather Maltman and Jerry Retford
Directed by Jerry Retford
Produced by The Maltman Lab and Jane Eastwood
Thank you to our generous supporters: SRC of University of New South Wales, NUTS NSW Uni Theatrical Society, White Ribbon.
By arrangement with Hal Leonard Australia Pty Ltd, on behalf of Dramatists Play Service, Inc New York.