The Longest Minute (Creative Development) • Feb 10 • Cairns
The real story of the North Queensland Cowboys. A Debase, JUTE and Queensland Theatre Co-commission. Based on true stories of football, fandom and life in Far North Queensland, The Longest Minute is a story of a community and its quest for identity – and football glory.
Mr Takahashi and Other Falling Secrets • Mar 30 – Apr 8 • Cairns
1941 – WWII: A town collapses under the threat of invasion as bombs drop on Northern Australia. Mothers and daughters, sisters, friends and entire cultures are torn apart by the secrets that start to fall. Is Mr Takahashi to blame?
Bukal (Creative Development) • TBC • Cairns
Bukal is Henrietta’s language name and it connects her to country, to the black lawyer vine that spreads across the rainforest that is used for so many purposes and when it is young and trained can appear so elegant.
Joh for PM • Aug 4 – Aug 19 • Cairns
Join us for this a musical romp through the life of Joh Bjelke-Petersen, the Queensland icon who set state politics alight. Script by award-winning playwright Stephen Carleton, original score by off-Broadway composer Paul Hodge. Bursting at the seams with comedy, it promises to be an absolute hit!
Here we all are. Assembled. • Sep 29 – Oct 14 • Cairns
A twisted tale of two hapless characters who dare to question..? This witty, insightful and poignant play will seduce you into a collapsing world where you will bear witness to the final showdown between truth and delusion…to be or not to be?