Presented in collaboration with Q Theatre

Set in the South West of Ireland 1999, at a nunnery near the fictitious village of Sibeal (County Kerry), two young women are on their big OE when they come face-to-face with the supernatural force of Briar Faith.

Te Rēhia Theatre Company brings you Albert Belz’s new award-winning thriller Cradle Song in collaboration with Q Theatre

This gripping new show follows the success of Belz’s Yours Truly, a now iconic New Zealand thriller stage-play.  Cradle Song is this writers reaction to the tragic discovery of a mass children’s grave which was part of a Home for Unmarried Mothers in the township of Tuam, Ireland.

Starring Donogh Rees and directed by Tainui Tukiwaho, thrills and chills are coming to Loft this September. 

“Sleep, sleep, grah mo chree
Here on your mamma’s knee”

PLEASE NOTE // Contains flashing lights and haze. Themes addressed include suicide, termination and trauma

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Winner, Adam NZ Play Award, Best Play by a Māori Playwright 2018