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Coma Land

20 July - 6 August 2017 Showing at: State Theatre Centre of WA

Coma Land

20 July - 6 August 2017 Showing at: State Theatre Centre of WA Buy tickets

Presented by Black Swan State Theatre Company
By Will O’Mahony

An epic tale of prodigies, parents and pandas.

Boon is smart. Really smart. She’s skipped four years of school, possesses a photographic memory and was playing Mozart and Beethoven aged two. So why is it so hard for her to wake up?

Coma Land tells the story of a fifteen year old genius who finds herself trapped in a world between life and death. There, she meets Penguin, a young girl determined to fly, and they quickly become friends. But when her protective father stands between them and their escape, Boon soon learns that the one thing you can never outsmart is the truth.

From the daring and imaginative mind of Will O’Mahony (Tonsils + Tweezers, The Mars Project, Great White), comes a magical story celebrating children, difference, and the depths of parental love. An epic tale about pianos, prodigies, penguins and pandas, Coma Land asks, if it takes ten thousand hours to master something difficult, then why can it take a lifetime to accept something simple?

WORLD PREMIERE

A Black Swan Lab Production in association with Performing Lines WA

WARNING: Some adult themes
Recommended age: 13+


Cast and Crew

CAST INCLUDES Humphrey Bower, Amy Mathews, Morgan Owen, Ben Sutton

DIRECTOR Will O’Mahony
SET DESIGNER Patrick James Howe
COSTUME DESIGNER Rozina Suliman
LIGHTING DESIGNER Chris Donnelly
SOUND DESIGNER Rachael Dease


Please note:
  • Latecomers will not be admitted until a suitable break during the performance.
  • Mobile telephones and electronic devices are to be turned off during the performance.
  • Cameras, video cameras and tape recorders will not be permitted without the consent of the promoter.
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