CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT // By Chance Collective
Presented by Metro Arts
This camp comedy brings horror genres to meet real-life climate disaster fears in a hyper-stylised performance experience.
A snarky slime-creature is lurking in the pipes of a newly erected Meanjin (Brisbane) development called Riverbank Towers. This inner-city, upper-class apartment building is rapidly filling with the mysterious, sentient slime that won’t stop until it has consumed every cavoodle in sight. It is up to the residents to put aside their body-corporate bureaucracy, paleo vs vegan diet debates, and Instagram activism to save themselves and everyone else in the face of global disaster.
Featuring an original song by feminist, indie-pop band Bad Sext, Sludge Bank is Chance Collective’s stickiest show yet.
8:30pm, Fri 9 Apr
7pm, Sat 10 Apr
New Benner Theatre
Metro Arts, West End
AGES + WARNINGS
Suitable for ages 15+. Contains some coarse language, depictions of violence, depictions of death or dying, and references to sex.
Metro Arts and the Young Artist Forum is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland, part of the Department of Communities, Housing and Digital Economy. The Young Artist Forum has received financial support from Andrew Cory.
Special thanks to Backbone Youth Arts for their support of the development of Sludge Bank.
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