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Issue Details: First known date: 2017... 2017 Surprise Party with Jem and Dead Max
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'Meet Jem and Max. Best mates from way back, fresh out of uni and reconnecting after two years apart – until Max dies in a car crash. But why should death get in the way of a good party? As wine is poured and pasta cooked, Jem and Dead Max swap in-jokes, high school crushes, and stories of the nights that never seemed to end. But there’s one night that they never had a chance to talk about. As the party unfolds, blurry memories get pulled into uncomfortable focus. How do you find closure on something you need to believe never happened?'

Source: La Mama Theatre program.


  • Developed with the support of The Kiln at Arts Centre Melbourne.

Production Details

  • Produced by La Mama at La Mama Courthouse, Carlton, 16 - 27 August 2017.

    Director: Iris Gaillard.

    Cast: Anna Kennedy and Christian Taylor.

    Producer: Fiona Dunne.

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