World Premiere

Mavis (And Other Broken Objects)

Cabaret / Musical Theatre
WA
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"Don't feel bad for me. I think I'm, like, so pretty" -- Amy Schumer.

Mavis has one rule: she will not be seen in fluorescent lighting. Sorry, two: she doesn't do small talk the morning after.

Mavis goes through life like a Karate Kid -- in a leotard and living off of last night's kebab. Not even ISIS would claim responsibility for this disaster.

Set to a subpar score by Conor Neylon and Jackson Peele, and featuring a pitiful performance from Megan Hunter, Mavis (And Other Broken Objects) is a tragically comic cabaret about loving yourself... even when you probably shouldn't.

Raise a glass of sparkling rose -- or whatever's on special -- to the glamorous, glittering mess that is Mavis.

Warning: spectacular.

Presented by:
Megan Hunter

Megan Hunter is an emerging theatre maker and performer, and is a recent graduate of the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts. She has trained under Lauren Langlois and Adam Marks of Chunky Move as well as co-founder of Kidd Pivot, Cindy Salgado. Megan is currently working with The Last Great Hunt on their 2018 season.

Conor Neylon and Jackson Peele are a composer & lyricist duo from Melbourne. They met last year at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts where they discovered a mutual love for creativity and decided to combine their talents for the greater good. Last year excerpts of their musical Beau Wants to be a Billionaire, were workshopped and performed by UMMTA as part of the Melbourne University MUDFEST Festival.

This venue has reserved seating. You will be allocated the best seats available. For accessible booking information please visit the Perth Theatre Trust website. We recommend all accessible bookings are made at the venue box office or by calling Perth Theatre Trust on (08) 6212 9292.

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Ace's Cabaret - Downstairs at His Majesty's Theatre

Downstairs at The Maj is our unique downstairs venue at His Majesty’s Theatre where you can see the best in international, national and local cabaret, comedy and burlesque. Sit back and relax with a drink and some great food. Order at the bar and our friendly staff will bring it out to your table. Seating is cabaret style usually in tables of four, so get your friends together and make a night of it. If you are coming by yourself or as a pair, don't worry we will match you with some friendly people.

825 Hay Street, Perth CBD, 6000, WA

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Ace's Cabaret - Downstairs at His Majesty's Theatre

825 Hay Street, Perth CBD, 6000, WA

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Ace's Cabaret - Downstairs at His Majesty's Theatre

825 Hay Street, Perth CBD, 6000, WA

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Price types

Full Price: $39.00 to $42.00

Group (6+): $36.00

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Duration

50 min

Content Warnings

Age Suitability: M

Coarse Language: Mild - Frequent

Sexual References: Strong - Frequent

Other Warnings: Smoke Effects. Loud Noises.

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