13 Aug - 14 Aug 2021
65 Minutes
$36 - $45


In a small town, three strangers become intricately entwined by the events of one fateful night.

A BMEC and Q Theatre Co-production

Melissa, a mother at 18, is escaping a home life with an abusive father only to realise that history is repeating.

Mick tends the sewage facility and collects the town’s garbage. Once a bright child, betrayal by a trusted adult forms his home-grown philosophy about life’s disposability.

Barbara is a former university lecturer in art settling into country life. Her academic understanding of death is confronted by the cycle of life.

Kangaroo is a rich 60 minutes of debut theatre from playwright Miranda Gott (Bathurst). The play reveals a dark and poetic world of solitude, strength, survival and death.

Audience info | Ages 14+ | Adult themes | Coarse language

This work is presented by Local Stages at BMEC in association with Lingua Franca. It has been supported by ROUTES – a regional partnership between Lingua Franca, Local Stages and Q Theatre.

Cast & Creatives

Miranda Gott / Writer

Becky Russell / Director

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