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18 Sep 2017

Last Tapes Theatre Company presents: Valerie (2 shows)

I’m starting to think about genetics, what’s passed on. What isn’t. I’m thinking of my grandmother, Valerie.” Named the stand-out cabaret of the year by the NZ Herald, Valerie is an inter-generational, inter-disciplinary and interrupting piece of cabaret theatre that reaches into the guts of family mythologies. Music, genetics and story-telling combine to unravel family history, and to shine a light on the future. Valerie is a love letter from grandson to grandmother. Gig-theatre at its finest, it is a…

$18 - $20
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Orange Studios

Orange Studios, 1063 Ferry Road, Unit-3, Woolston
Christchurch, 8023 New Zealand

Phone +64 3 365 7974

Website: http://www.orangestudios.co.nz/

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September 18 @ 7:00 pm - September 19 @ 8:30 pm NZST

I’m starting to think about genetics, what’s passed on. What isn’t. I’m thinking of my grandmother, Valerie.”

Named the stand-out cabaret of the year by the NZ Herald, Valerie is an inter-generational, inter-disciplinary and interrupting piece of cabaret theatre that reaches into the guts of family mythologies. Music, genetics and story-telling combine to unravel family history, and to shine a light on the future. Valerie is a love letter from grandson to grandmother. Gig-theatre at its finest, it is a celebration of resilience, compassion and love.

“As close to a perfect piece of theatre as I could think of… so violently to my taste that I wanted to keep it close to me forever…” Pantograph Punch “A beacon and lesson for our future.” – Theatre Scenes

“Beautifully polished, striking, recommended…” NZ Herald

Doors 7pm
Show 7:30pm

Duration 65 minutes.

Written By Robin Kelly
Music by Robin Kelly, Tom Broome, and Cherie Moore
Performed by Cherie Moore, Robin Kelly, and Tom Broome
Directed by Benjamin Henson

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