Silly Sausage, Fat Batman, Rubix Cube and Bumble Bee are running
for their lives and slowly being murdered ... all in the name of
charity. Turns out all we need to pull this production off is your
At the moment, we are currently self funding this co-operative
project. It's not a big budget event, but we are comitted to
keeping arts acessible with reasonable ticket prices and supporting
our creative team to a level that reflects their amazing talent.
Your support will help us meet our costs and continue to
sustainably produce quality theatre in New Zealand.
WHAT THE FU...N RUN?
Fun Run is an absurdist comedy about why we run, where we are
running to and what are we running for. Physically running several
kilometres on the spot throughout the duration of the show, we're
bringing the race to you - a race where everything is at stake.
Off-the wall and hilarious, Fun Run is 50 minutes of sweaty,
pavement pounding hilarity.
WHY THIS SHOW?
Fun Run is the brain child of Auckland based writer, comedian
and actor, Hamish Parkinson. After initially
developing this script during his time in the Masters of Creative
Writing programme at Vicotria University, Hamish dusted it off and
re-worked it for a season at The Basement Theatre.
With a number of notable scripts under his belt (including
co-writing Fringe Award winning Velcro City
and Square Eye-Pair) and exploring this genre in his
2015 Billy T Award winning show Fly or Die, FUN
RUN is an opportunity to bring Hamish's experience to stage in a
Along for the ride on this absurd adventure is a stellar
creative team comprising directors Holly-Chappell
and Tom Eason of Two Productions
and producer, Delia Cormack. And check this sexy
Laura Daniel (Jono and Ben, Snort)
Brynley Stent (Snort)
Ryan Richards (A Boy Wonder, An Unseasonable Fall of
Alice Canton (Orangutan)
WITH YOUR SUPPORT
With your support, we'll be able to make Fun Run a success.
You'll be directly helping us support our artists and allowing them
to continue creating new work sustainably. AND you'll help keep
ticket prices down and arts accessible. AND you'll probably feel
really good afterwards.
We love what we do and we are grateful for your support. Many
thanks in advance!
Fun Run plays
15 - 19 September @ 6.30pm
Basement Theatre. Auckland
Tickets $18 / $20
Book Now - iticket.co.nz | 09 361 1000