192 Hotham St, Elsternwick VIC

In July, Play Dead Theatre will bring a truly unique experience to Melbourne audiences; A Site Specific theatre production of David Eldridge’s award winning play FESTEN, held within the iconic Rippon Lea Estate Ballroom.

Directed by Jennifer Sarah Dean, FESTEN is a powerful story of a large and wealthy family dinner party where poisonous dysfunction slowly presses to the surface.

FESTEN is a riveting fusion of gripping thriller and riotous humour of the darkest kind.

Electrifying, shocking and profoundly moving… a thrilling modern tragedy

WARNING: FESTEN contains mention of sexual and psychical abuse and may be triggering to some viewers. 

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We have been successful to assemble a large cast of professional actors, many who have performed at the MTC, Australian Ballet, Australian Opera, and The Globe. As an independent Theatre company, we pride ourselves on professionalism and the high quality of our productions.

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Rippon Lea Estate
192 Hotham St, Elsternwick VIC