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Issue Details: First known date: 2003... 2003 An Anarchist at Dinner
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Four urbane and materialistic Sydneysiders superficially confront their vacuousness in anticipation of the arrival of a long-lost friend with radical political beliefs. A satire on the conventions of Australian bourgeois theatre, An Anarchist at Dinner sets the dinner guest up as the perfect stool-pigeon for the affirming of bourgeois values. The anarchist, however, is not merely coming to dinner. She is bringing a gun. (From The Australian Script Centre web page)

Production Details

  • First produced: 2004 Short & Sweet International Short Play Festival (Newtown Theatre), Sydney where it was judged Winner, Best Play and Best Writer (Comedy).

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