In Other Words

Jennifer Ward-Lealand and Michael Hurst star in New Zealand's premiere of 'In Other Words', an award-winning play written by Matthew Seager.

$30 - $68 (service fees apply)
75 minutes, no interval
3 - 15 Sep 2024
Tue 3 Sep, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Wed 4 Sep, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Thu 5 Sep, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Fri 6 Sep, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Sat 7 Sep, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Tue 10 Sep, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Wed 11 Sep, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Thu 12 Sep, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Fri 13 Sep, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Sat 14 Sep, 7:30pm - 8:45pm
Sun 15 Sep, 4pm - 5:15pm

For the first time ever, celebrated actors and real-life couple Jennifer Ward-Lealand and Michael Hurst perform together in a two-hander.

Connected by the music of Frank Sinatra, this intimate, humorous and deeply moving love story explores the effects of Alzheimer’s disease and the transformative power of music to help us remember the past, connect with the present and hope for the future. 

Meet characters Arthur and Jane as they retell how they met, fell in love and tried to cope with an encroaching illness.
'In Other Words,' full of life's frustrations and humour, promises to be an outstanding production.

About the writing: 
★★★★★‘Perfection’ The Upcoming
★★★★★ ‘Stunning’ The Reviews Rub
★★★★★‘Beautiful’ Theatre Weekly
★★★★★ ‘Masterly devised’ Plays To See
★★★★’Exquisite’ The Scotsman
★★★★’Heart-breaking’ The Stage UK
★★★★ ‘Outstanding’ Broadwayworld UK

Presented by:
Figment Productions

Creative Team:
Cast - Jennifer Ward-Lealand & Michael Hurst
Directed by - Michael Hurst, Jennifer Ward-Lealand, Callum Brodie
Written by - Matthew Seager
Creative Producer - Callum Brodie 
Sound Designer - Lachie Oliver-Kerby

Content Warnings:
The play contains swearing and discusses Alzheimers, Dementia, cognitive impairment and death.  

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