Spaceships, Weather Modify, And Bowie: Auckland Fringe Greatest Theatre Winner ‘Alone’ Tours North Island

From Auckland-dependent unbiased theatre company Dusty
Area Productions (Proof and These Stuff as
) will come On your own a new award-winning Kiwi engage in about
house exploration, feminism, weather transform, and David
Bowie. Alone is an electrifying and ground breaking sci-fi
thriller with sustainability at its main. By itself premiered at
the Auckland Fringe Competition 2020 to offered out audiences,
getting critical acclaim and went on to earn ‘Best
Theatre’ and a PANNZ Tour Completely ready Creation Award.
Audiences proclaimed it “…an unique, suspenseful and
genuinely moving script showcasing the talents of two
awesome actors. I didn’t move for 90 mins.” Another
urged “If you have other plans tonight, ditch them to go
see this piece of art rather. By itself is such a great,
gorgeous, reliable and dark clearly show. I mean it. Never skip
out.” Now the group are psyched to just take their clearly show on the
street and are thrilled to consider By yourself to a few towns throughout
the North Island this summertime.

The North Island tour
runs from the 18th of February to the 6th of March and will
see the crew complete in Palmerston North as element of Papaioea
Competition of the Arts, at Govett-Brewster Artwork Gallery in New
Plymouth, and in Wellington as aspect of NZ Fringe

By itself is published and directed by Luke
Thornborough, recognized for internationally recognised short
films Jess (Cannes Small Film Corner), Pores and skin
(NZIFF), and Continue to be (NZIFF, Giffoni). Thornborough
created the characters specifically for Auckland actors Kat
Glass (Evidence, Interoception, and Tim Bray
Theatre Firm favorite) and Courtney Bassett (The
Very first Time
, and YASC’s A lot Ado About Absolutely nothing
at the Pop Up Globe Theatre). The play follows a two-female
crew on the house extend of a 3-yr house mission that
could offer a remedy for an Earth ravaged by climate
change. Pragmatic and passionate Dr. Sarah Taylor (Glass)
believes her do the job with alien micro-bacterium could make
Earth habitable the moment additional. Jessica Holland (Bassett), a
charismatic and brief-witted youthful pilot, is billed with
receiving Dr. Taylor’s get the job done and samples home. Thornborough
suggests “ALONE is a check of the human affliction. It stands as
a metaphor for our individual situations. We are on a planet sure for
disaster and our only possibility of making it as a result of is to place
aside our dissimilarities and discover power and love in a single
another.” By itself is an extreme and thrilling experience to the
edges of space and human mother nature.

sustainability, and compassion are some of the core values
of On your own, and are at the heart of Dusty Room’s system.
The staff are prioritising eco-welcoming methods at the rear of the
scenes and fundraising towards Trees That Count, a
reforestation programme that vegetation native NZ trees to
support with CO2 absorption. Producer and actor Kat Glass
says “We feel that as artists you must have a little something
to say and use your art to say it. We’re proud not just to
convey a display we believe in to stages throughout New Zealand, but
to maintain locating new techniques to act sustainably for our upcoming
during our processes.”

On your own will engage in at Globe
Theatre 2 and Te Manawa Museum of Artwork, Science, and Heritage
in Palmerston North as component of the inaugural Papaioea
Festival of the Arts from 18th to 20th February. Then from
the 24th to 26th February it will participate in in the coronary heart of the
gallery spaces at the internationally renowned
Govett-Brewster Artwork Gallery / Len Lye Art Centre in New
Plymouth. Then last but not least from the 2nd to 6th March at Te Auaha
in the Tapere Iti theatre for 5 evenings as part of the NZ
Fringe Festival. (With many thanks to NZ Fringe and

Dusty Place Productions

On your own

Prepared and Directed by Luke

18th Feb – 6th March 2021

Competition of the Arts. Govett-Brewster Art Gallery. NZ Fringe

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