VIOLENT BLOOM

Auckland
Tuesday to:
30 Oct
Saturday
03 Nov

Venue Location

Lower Greys Avenue, Auckland City

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Prices

STANDARD:

ADULT
$25.00
CONCESSION Gold Card, Equity, Students, Community Services Cardholders - all with valid ID
$20.00

CHEAP WEDNESDAY:

SPECIAL Limited available at this price
$15.00

Timing

Running Time: 80 minutes

Venue Location

Lower Greys Avenue, Auckland City

Discounts

Drama Student Promo

Discounted tickets for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday shows only, available with promotional code. Not valid on Cheap Wednesday special tickets.

Payment Options

Credit Card
2.50%
Bank Transfer
$1.50
Online Eftpos
1.80%

Delivery Options

eTicket
free
Courier (signature reqd)
$5.00
Courier (rural delivery)
$9.00
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Love. Bloodlines.  The Highland Clearances.

VIOLENT BLOOM is a solo play and song cycle that thrashes between the intensely personal and the cosmic in a genealogical freefall.  

Andrew begins a scramble through ancient Scotland, Western Australia and Grey Lynn as he attempts to escape uneasy truths about himself.



Driven through a series of original songs, VIOLENT BLOOM is a meditation on love and our relationship to our ancestry, performed in English and Scots Gaelic.

Presented by Pressure Point, the makers of GOD-BELLY and POTATO STAMP (Excellence Award for Overall Production, Auckland Theatre Awards 2016.)



Responses to previous work:

“It’s smart, funny and delightfully inventive, and best of all it ends on a note of such unexpected, preposterous and yet soul-stirring grace, you’ll walk away feeling enlarged, grateful. Rewarded.” 
– Simon Wilson, Metro on POTATO STAMP

“There is a depth of intelligence and insight into human behaviour that belies the youth of its creators” – John Smythe, Theatreview on GOD-BELLY



Script/performance: Andrew Gunn.
Direction: Tawanda Manyimo.

Live sound: Tom Dennison, Laszlo Reynolds & Leith Towers.
Performance design by Christine Urquhart.
Production: Lance Loughlin
Production & stage management: Nariman Taghipouran
Photo credit: Pete Gedye


IMPORTANT
Please arrive 15 minutes before show start time. Latecomers admitted into the theatre at Basement's discretion – no refunds will be given.

 

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