Theatre: The Biography of a Battler.
Wednesday, October 3-Sunday, October 14
A Real Fiction exploration of the mental health system and its failure to assist an individual. This authentic representation of the silenced Australian underclass is a challenging piece which contains references to suicide. First performed at La Mama's Explorations season 2009, Peter Flaherty returns with his brilliant portrayal of Teddy. Also returning, Maureen Hartley portrays the pathos of a family member watching her son fall to pieces. 6:30pm Wed, Fri and Sun; 8:30pm Thurs and Sat. La Mama, 205 Faraday St, Carlton. $25/$15.