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Man With The Iron Neck

Written by Ursula Yovich from an original work by Josh Bond, Directed by Josh Bond and Gavin Robins

Coming from critically acclaimed presentations in four major Australian festivals Man With The Iron Neck is a tale of love, loss, resilience and hope brought to life by soaring aerial feats. This is emotionally charged physical theatre at its best.

In an AFL-mad Aussie bush community, three young friends - Bear, Evelyn and Ash - have big dreams for the future. But when one of their lives is cut short, how do the other two find hope and ultimately choose to survive, instead of meeting the same fate?

Based on an original work by Josh Bond, and written by national treasure actor/singer/writer Ursula Yovich, Gavin Robins and Josh Bond direct this incredible cast of rising star First Nations performers. Man With The Iron Neck interweaves extraordinary aerial and physical feats with a beautifully written narrative, which entraps us in its tender and intimate world, while at the same time conjuring a rich, epic and sometimes hyperreal landscape with its visual design.

Both heart-warming and heart-breaking, this touching story is about choosing to embrace life and find hope through grief. The morning star comes to signal that even at your darkest hour, there is hope.

“As visually stunning as it is deeply moving“ - The Australian

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Show Details

Wednesday 8 September 7PM
Duration: 120 minutes (including Welcome to Country, no interval)
Suitable for: 16 Years +
Warning: Strong language, Fog/Smoke Effects.
This work contains adult themes and references to suicide that may be distressing to some audience members.

Ticket Prices

(Please note all tickets will incur $1.50 per ticket processing fee)

Advance (before 5pm 25 August): $30
Adult: $40
Concession: $35
Member: $25
Under 18: $15

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