In Nakkiah Lui’s play HOW TO RULE THE WORLD Vic, Zaza and Chris meet in a bar. They have a passionate, booze filled chat that is the genesis for them to start an election campaign.
They are fed up with the current state of politics and the Prime Ministers current push to push Sovereign State legislation through Parliament.
All three of them are well educated, savvy with political processes, and have their own ideas about how they want things run. There is a a half senate election coming up They come up with a plan. They will find someone who will run for the senate and get him or her to be the voice for their views.
Playwriting Australia, the national organisation supporting new writing for the stage, is presenting the inaugural Chain Play, a celebrity fundraising gala crammed with the best playwrights and theatre artists from around the country.
Twenty of Australia’s most exciting and celebrated playwrights will join forces to offer Sydney audiences a raucous night of group creativity.