‘Stories? Stories are immortal!’ says Naschx'we. Presented by Flinders University Creative Arts Students. 5 performances ONLY.
Flinders University Creative Arts students
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At the Bakehouse on the night. (subject to availability) Box office opens 30mins before the show starts.
‘Stories? Stories are immortal!’ says Naschx'we to a group of Australian backpackers who travel to Sochi, site of the Winter Olympics. There they meet some of the local inhabitants who rue the loss of their homeland, Circassia, now colonised by Russia. An at times fractious meeting of cultural understandings ensues. While their country may no longer exist, their stories are immortal, they assure the visitors. Stories about the Narts, the greatest tribe that ever lived, whose catch-cry was to live short lives in return for great fame and courage! And then they begin to tell…
Written by Flinders Creative Writing students: Chloe Eckert; Grace Chipperfield; Alicia Carter; Samuel Williams
Directed by: Joh Hartog
Featuring: Flinders Drama Workshop actors
Video: Digital Media students
Sound: Screen student Paul Sinkinson
Lighting: Stephen Dean, Matt Sochacki