Ferocious (Shanghai Express)
Staged reading of a new Australian play, Ferocious by Mary-Anne Gifford
It’s 1927. Esther Cole and Bobby Scott are stars of vaudeville and best friends. When a stranger is murdered in front of Esther it sparks a journey to the Victorian Goldfields and a train trip to Shanghai. The friends enlist lovers, confront family secrets and race against time to find the killer.
A dramatic thriller with comedy and songs
When: 15 September 2017, 7pm - 9:30pm
Where: Io Myers Studio, University of NSW, Kensington, NSW
Event type: Play reading
Theatre Event open to: Everyone
The writing, development and presentation of the play, Ferocious, comprises the major practical component of my PhD in practice-based research
This project has the support of Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences Funding UNSW and UNSW Creative Practice Lab, School of the Arts & Media.
Produced by the UNSW Creative Practice Lab