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24 February - 7 March
24 February – 7 March 2021
preview: Wednesday 24 February
opening night: Thursday 25 February
duration: approx. 60 minutes
Tuesday to Saturday 7.30pm
ticket price: $30 – $45
bookings: 03 9662 9966
warnings: contains coarse language, use of haze and loud sounds
content warning: violence/sexual abuse
not suitable for audience members under 16 years of age
please note: latecomers will not be permitted into the theatre
One small woman takes on the world.
Following their incredibly successful and multi award-winning collaboration on SHIT, Susie Dee, Patricia Cornelius and Nicci Wilks have re-teamed to create RUNT, a play about the runts of the world: the lesser, the unwanted, the weak, those without clout, the insignificant; all the unders.
Runt, a small undernourished woman has endured enough of the misery of being the runt of the litter. She toughens up and attempts to take power, to lead the oppressed, to rise up and fight, for equality, for decency and what’s right. She liberates sack after sack after sack of miserable runts. And she grows. She feels herself reaching eight foot or more. She gets a taste for what it means to be great. Trouble is, ‘greatness forgets runtness‘.
Writer/Co-creator: Patricia Cornelius
Director/Co-creator: Susie Dee
Performer/Co-creator: Nicci Wilks
Composer: Kelly Ryall
Lighting Designer: Jenny Hector
Designer: Romanie Harper
Choreographer: Michelle Heaven
Stage Manager/Production Manager: Bec Moore
Director’s Assistant: Katie Rowe
Group 6+: $35
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