“Resplendence is an extraordinary rich and beautiful piece, at every level.”
– The Australian
A man struggles to understand his reality. He sits alone in a room assailed by the world around him. He does not know how to act, nor what impact his actions could possibly have.
When he is faced with a situation that forces him to respond, what will it reveal? Probably nothing.
Resplendence, from multi-award winning playwright Angus Cerini (The Bleeding Tree), is an expressionistic response to the world in which we live, and the very nature of existence – powerful, nonsensical and beyond our control.
‘This is a daring and difficult work that wouldn’t get a look-in for a main stage season, but
has already sent a buzz throughout the Melbourne theatre scene’- Daily Review
Red Line Productions present the Sydney premiere of Resplendence, following a critically acclaimed season as part of the 2014 NEON festival at the Melbourne Theatre Company. Directed by AACTA award nominee Nathan Lovejoy (Sammy J & Randy in Ricketts Lane,
The Code, Deep Water, Clybourne Park) and featuring multiple Green Room nominee James O’Connell (Savages, Detroit, Hacksaw Ridge, The Secret River) this all-new production of Cerini’s Victorian Premier’s Literary Award winning play