Bastard Territory • On Tour April 6 – 23 • Brisbane, Ipswich and Townsville
Bastard Territory is a human drama about a man and a city, carving out an identity. Mixing wry humour, raw insight, a dash of Tennessee Williams and a killer 60s and 70s soundtrack, it’s a powerful and affecting yarn. It’s Darwin in 2001 and Russell and his boyfriend run The Tectonic Plate, a hip cafe and queer cabaret dive.
Proppa Solid • Touring June 6 – October 15 • Regional Queensland
It’s 2067, and Australia’s first Aboriginal President has made plans for the day, but time travel isn’t one of them. This humorous story, brimming with Aboriginal vernacular and optimism about how things are, what they could be, and the importance of remembering your roots.
The Salt Remains • June 17 – July 2 • Cairns
Olivia is an intelligent young woman who works in a bar. David is a tourist passing through. In one of life’s rare coincidences their paths have crossed before. But is it coincidence? Or is it something darker, something that may or may not change both of them forever? Tom Gardiner has written a play about life & death, failure, playing God and redemption.
Doug Is Hamlet • August 19 • Cairns
Doug Robins is Hamlet! In 2016, JUTE will bring the creative team together for a week to develop the design elements of this new play which will then be produced and toured nationally and internationally in 2017.
Paradise Is Singing • October 7 – 22 • Cairns
What is Paradise? Where is it? Come and celebrate what it means to live in paradise as three performers share their personal stories of life in the tropics. Discover something to sing about when it is revealed that sometimes paradise is right here – in our own back yard.