This premiere work of puppet theatre offers a window to a world where mutated mermaids crawl from the sludge of the apocalyptic mess to seek their salty revenge.
From the mind of Anna Straker comes a sickeningly original, gothic feminist fairy tale with sword-swallowing, boil-popping and jaw-wrenching gore.
In collaboration with Elizabeth Millington, Maxine Mellor, Caitlin Strongarm and Anna Whitaker.
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ARUGA CITIZEN REVIEW
Anna Straker is a superb maker. The puppetry, the gorgeous scenes created out of timber and layered cloth and painted scrolls and cotton wool, the tiny lights embellishing puppets and displays. Read more.
Creator and Performer Anna Straker
Director Elizabeth Millington
Dramaturg Max Mellor
Costume Design and Performer Daniel Gough
Lighting Design and Stage Manager Damian Tatum
Sound Designer and Operator Anna Whitaker
Brisbane Times Festival conversations after performance - Wed 19 Sept
Ground Floor, The Works, QUT Creative Industries
6-8 Musk Avenue
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