Image: Earl Carter
By Aidan Fennessy
Directed by Aidan Fennessy
31 January – 5 March (previews 31 January- 2 February)
Post-show Q&A 16 February
Featuring Joe Petruzzi and Peter Houghton
Set and Costumes: Aidan Fennessy
Lighting: Matt Scott
Sound: Russell Goldsmith
Production and Stage Manager: Shae Attril
Democracy dies behind closed doors…
Corruption. Politics. Loyalty. Fear.
Mate. Brother. Ally.
Don’t look away.
The media are savaging him, a Royal Commission has just been launched, and Patrick Barlow is in neck-deep. At least he has his mate Dench to count on…
Multi award-winning writer/director Aidan Fennessy’s dynamic and topical play is a darkly compelling, bitingly funny exploration of the relationship between masculinity and the thirst for power … in whatever echelon you might happen to inhabit.