A thrilling expedition into the future in this multimedia adventure featuring love, laughter, music and property speculation. Based on Samuel Butler’s classic NZ novel Erewhon (1872).
Erewhon Revisited shines a stunning new light on Samuel Butler’s classic NZ novel in this world premiere by acclaimed playwright and newly qualified Magic Lantern Showman Arthur Meek.
Written & performed by Arthur Meek
Directed by Nicholas Bone (Scotland)
Featuring imagery by Sharon Murdoch and Emily Thomas
Music by Eva Prowse
A co-commission between Christchurch Arts Festival and Magnetic North (Scotland). With special thanks to the American Magic Lantern Theatre.
EXTRA: Attend the preview performance of Erewhon Revisited on Tues 12 Sept and join Festival Director Craig Cooper for an exclusive “behind the scenes” conversation with the show’s creator & performer Arthur Meek.