Witness WA’s rising stars, fresh out of WAAPA, as they take The Lab by storm in two award winning plays out of the Emerging Writers Group.

Western Australia’s hottest young playwrights, Gita Bezard and Will O’Mahony offer intriguing insights into the lengths some go to for friendship and the chance at a new life. What would you do?

Girl Shut Your Mouth
Katie is going to a place where people are friendly, the drinks are minty and no one tells you how to live your life. Her friends, Mia and Grace, wracked with jealousy, resolve to join Katie on her journey.
The only problem is the price of admission.

Written by: Gita Bezard
Directed by: Jeffrey Jay Fowler
The Bridging Company: Shalom Brune-Franklin, Brittany Morel, Stephanie Panozzo, Jessica Patterson

Tonsils & Tweezers
Tonsils and Tweezers are best friends, have been since high school. All that changes on the day of their 10 year high school reunion, when Tweezers reveals that he has a sure fire plan to make sure no one talks about “what they’ve been up to…”

Written & Directed by: Will O’Mahony
The Bridging Company: Lincoln Vickery, Megan Wilding, Hoa Xuande

Presented as part of the FRINGE WORLD Festival 2016.

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  • $30 - $52 + booking fee


State Theatre Centre of WA

Perth Cultural Centre, 174 - 176 William Street, Perth WA 6000

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