“hilarious, richly articulated performances”, desert, 6:29pm is playing now

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Our last production of the year, desert, 6:29pm is flying through the second week of its world premiere season, and selling out!

Here’s what the critics are saying:


“A tragic but heartwarming ode to love in all its disguises.”  The Australian


Morgan Rose’s Desert 6:29pm, developed as part of the writers’ program at Red Stitch, feels totally of the moment…Director Bridget Balodis hits upon an understated but nuanced performance style. The actors create almost an entire shadow-script through body language – a joy to watch…Rose is a playwright with a very bright future, and this new Australian play sports hilarious, richly articulated performances.” – The Age


“Casting and creative support, work in faultless tandem to produce a top-notchresult…Bridget Balodis directs with a keen eye…Red Stitch have done it again. Don’t miss it.” – Theatre People

“The entire cast is terrific which gives testimony to the strength of the script and the direction…this is a must see” – Stage Noise

“…beautifully calibrated performances”  – Time Out


desert, 6:29pm

By Morgan Rose

Directed by Bridget Balodis

Playing until Thursday, 14 December.

The best end of year party in town is coming…

PLAYlist is fast approaching! Have you got your tickets yet? Remember, this special event is ONE NIGHT ONLY on December 16th at CAP: Contemporary Arts Precincts.

We’ve got an amazing line up of talent featuring Australia’s finest writers, actors, musicians and directors. Treat yourself and get a ticket today before this beauty sells out!

Saturday, 16 December
Book now.