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21 - 24 September

5 Slices of Another Life - Development Season


Event duration icon Duration

120 mins

5 Slices of Another Life - Development Season

Directed by Jo Marsh

This show has NZSL on Sept 21 and 22
Audio description on Sept 23 and 24
Relaxed performance Sept 24

Two women wait to be rescued from a burning building. Another finds salvation in a box of chickens. Things get awkward in a cafe. A detective investigates himself, and a blind seer delivers one last prophecy.

Five new Kiwi short plays, written by and featuring disabled and neurodiverse folk – are you ready to step into another life?

Starring: Etta Bollinger, Hamish Boyle, Helen Vivienne Fletcher, Dane Isherwood, Hilary Norris, Shaun Swain and Susan Williams

Playwrights: Etta Bollinger, Hamish Boyle, Helen Vivienne Fletcher, Steff Green and Angela Pope

Presented by The Magnificent Weirdos

Director: Jo Marsh

Production Manager: Lani Swann

Design: Jules Daniel

NZSL: Angela Murray & Byron Gibbons

Audio Description: Sameena Zehra

With support from CNZ, Wellington City Council and National Foundation for Deaf and Hard of Hearing.

Content Warning

Audiences 16+ Some coarse language

Accessibility information

The accessible ramped entrance with handrails is located to the left of the building front. This provides direct access to the foyer and bar area, and a wheelchair-accessible Box Office counter and bathroom on the ground floor as well as The Stage. There is clear access when you are inside to The Stage and an accessible toilet.

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Image is of 7 different disabled or neurodiverse performers in the line drawing style of a graphic novel. each member has a pop of colour on a piece of clothing they are wearing. The background is a drawn city scape that is experiencing a meteor shower
Photo Scot Maxim, Design Hamish Boyle