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An Interim First Draft of a Proposed White Paper On the Sub-Committee’s Preliminary Findings From an Initial Non-Binding Enquiry into THE STATE OF THE TASMANIAN ECONOMY

A comedy by Jonathan Biggins

10 – 12 September 2015
Theatre Royal
 

It’s back!

Jonathan’s Biggins is one of Australia’s sharpest political satirists, and this wickedly funny comedy of all things Tasmanian was a hit of the Theatre Royal’s 2014 season.

Comic delight and near disaster ensue when two middle-ranking Tasmanian public servants are enlisted to solve the state’s financial woes. In a tight ninety minutes, amid the plastic ferns and whiteboards, Max and Steve muddle through a parade of nutty rescue schemes, pedaled by tree changers and AFL tragics, backpackers and blow-ins, and even a mysterious stranger.

Biggins’ satire is spot-on punchy, and brims with affectionate Aussie good humour. This is laugh out loud comedy about ... us!

Playwright: Jonathan Biggins
Director: Robert Jarman
Designer: William Dowd
Lighting Designer: Aron Webb
Cast: Scott Farrow, John Xintavelonis, Jane Longhurst, Guy Hooper

Dates

Thursday, 10th September 2015 - 8:00pm
Friday, 11th September 2015 - 8:00pm
Saturday, 12th September 2015 - 8:00pm

Duration

1 hr 30mins (no interval)

Tickets

Premium $55
A Reserve $50
B Reserve/C Reserve $45

B Reserve concession $25
B Reserve child $25

Gallery Premium $45
Gallery A Reserve $40
Gallery B & C Reserve $35

Gallery A Reserve concession $20
Gallery B Reserve concession $20
Gallery A, B, C Reserve child $20

Patrons’ Advice

Contains occasional coarse language

This production is assisted through Arts Tasmania by the Minister for the Arts.

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