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Good With Maps Sydney season

5 October 2016

The wonderful and dynamic Siren Theatre Company is presenting my monologue cum performance essay

Good With Maps

at KXT Theatre
Level 2, Kings Cross Hotel, 244–248 William Street, Kings Cross

Directed by Kate Gaul as part of the Invisible Circus season

Performed by Jane Phegan


When the world map was full of gaps, the Amazon topped the list of places unknown to western explorers. In 2016 are there any ‘unknowns’ left? On a trip to the Amazon, the writer ponders this and other questions as she struggles to deal with her father’s journey through Parkinson’s disease towards what is perhaps our last great unknown—death.  Sometimes sad, sometimes confronting, Good With Maps is also funny and thoughtful and celebrates the power of reading and literature to transport us to places both real and imagined.


Designer: Alice Morgan
Lighting Designer: Louise Mason
Composer/Sound Designer: Nate Edmondson

Preview: Friday 4 November at 8:00 pm

Plays: Tuesday 8, Friday 11, Wednesday 23 and Saturday 26 November at 8:00 pm and Sunday 20 November at 5:00 pm

Play with post-show Q & A: Thursday 17 November at 8:00 pm

Matinee: Saturday 26 November at 2:00 pm

Good With Maps was written with a New Work grant from the Literature Board of the Australia Council.

Book here

More info here


From → Essays, Monologues, Plays

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