The Dark Room by Angela Betzien
About the Play
In this chilling new psychological thriller, six unlikely characters converge at a run-down motel on the edge of a military town. A boy waits for a stranger. Pregnant Emma waits for her husband, the country cop wasted after his best friends wedding. Anni, the government youth worker accompanied by a withdrawn fourteen year-old girl, waits for the dawn. As the night wears on each of them find themselves trapped in dark and dangerous territory, searching for a way out.
The Dark Room is a gripping new work from the writer of the award-winning play Hoods, full of haunting memories and emotional suspense.
Cast & Creatives
Featuring: The 2009 HotBed Ensemble
Director: Adam Mitchell
A disarming and disturbing drama powerful and affecting Post Newspaper
There is something about theatre involving raw young talent that rarely fails to excite the senses Truly deserving of the moniker ensemble, the cast was excellent throughout. Adam Mitchell continues to demonstrate his talent as a director The West Australian