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Other Desert Cities

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Lisa Gormley as Brooke and Deborah Kennedy as Polly Wyeth. Pic Clare Hawley

With his play OTHER DESERT CITIES, nominated for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 2012, American playwright Jon Robin Baitz tackles some major subjects the most interesting being the fall-out that takes place, as it often does, when a brave soul, particularly one in the public eye, decides to put pen to paper and write a tell-all autobiographical piece.

I am sure that Mr Baitz¬†would be highly impressed if he saw Mark Kilmurry’s current production at Kirribilli’s Ensemble’s theatre.¬†The five member cast poignantly bring to life his very well drawn and easy to relate to characters.

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