AustLit logo
Hibernation single work   drama  
Issue Details: First known date: 2021... 2021 Hibernation
The material on this page is available to AustLit subscribers. If you are a subscriber or are from a subscribing organisation, please log in to gain full access. To explore options for subscribing to this unique teaching, research, and publishing resource for Australian culture and storytelling, please contact us or find out more.

AbstractHistoryArchive Description

'It’s the year 2030 and there is an immediate climate crisis. With little choice remaining, world leaders make a collective, pragmatic decision to save the planet. For an entire year, all 8.5 billion humans on Earth will hibernate.

'Gas will be launched into the atmosphere and the human population will be immediately plunged into a deep sleep, leaving the natural world to reset. The reset of the human world is not what was expected.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

Production Details

  • Premiered with the State Theatre Company of South Australia at the Dunstan Playhouse, 13-28 August 2021.

    Director: Mitchell Butel.

    Set and Costume Designer: Jonathan Oxlade.

    Lighting Designer: Gavin Norris.

    Sound Designer: Andrew Howard.

    Cast: Rashidi Edward, Ezra Juanta, Mark Saturno, and Kialea-Nadine Williams.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Last amended 25 Nov 2020 08:46:29