'"I asked men to tell me what a real man is. I asked my father. I asked the man I sat next to in Year 11 Chemistry. I asked a man I met at a pub one night and every man I dated over a two year period. I asked almost 100 men. This is what I heard." — Emma Mary Hall
'Over 15 darkly funny chapters, Ode to Man is a lyrical and confronting exploration the state of modern man and romantic ambition in a world where woman dare dare dream to have it all. ' (Publication summary)
Ode to Man was written iterarively across two development showings and four presentation seasons during 2016 and 2017 in Adelaide, Melbourne, Perth anad Canberra.
Written and performed by Emma Hall | Direction and Dramaturgy by Prue Clark
Projection and Animation by Lindsay Cox | Sound design by Chris Wenn
Set Design by Ruby Smedley | Costume Design by Nicola Gunn
Mentored by Bagryana Popov