Sophie works as a professional cuddler, providing non-sexual physical contact for affection-starved people. When a client dies while spending the night with her, insomniac police officer Russell is assigned to the case. Both seek answers, but can they open themselves up to help one another?
Co-written with Rob Johnston as part of an international writing collaboration between the 24:7 Theatre Festival in Manchester and the You Are Here Festival in Canberra, Australia. Elsie’s search for answers has brought her from Australia to the other side of a world in chaos. Bernard’s answers are no further away than the hospital room…
The Pyjama Girl
“Ladies and gentlemen… Tonight we will Entertain and Elucidate. We will bring you Drama! Tragedy! Intrigue. Pretty girls…. And a True story almost too Shocking to be Believed.” On September 1, 1934 the body of a young woman was found near the Howlong Road, about 8 kilometres out of Albury, NSW. She had been bashed…
Johnny Castellano is MINE
This is more than love. This is more than rebellion. This is a twisted tale of pain and perfection. Acclaimed Canberra playwright Emma Gibson re-imagines Hans Christian Andersen’s The Little Mermaid as a supernatural psychological thriller in this sharp-edged, full-throttled ride into the limits of human torment. Johnny Castellano is Mine follows Alice across time…