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Young and Hungry 09 Auckland
OYSTER by Vivienne Plumb
directed by Julie Nolan
SIT ON IT by Georgina Titheridge
directed by Ben Crowder
URBAN HYMNS by Miria George
directed by Michelle Johansson

at The Basement, Lower Greys Ave, Auckland
From 10 Jul 2009 to 25 Jul 2009
[50 mins each play]

Reviewed by Renee Liang, 13 Jul 2009
originally published in The Lumiere Reader

Fifteen years after the Young & Hungry Festival of New Works was set up in Wellington, it has finally come to Auckland - and it is set to be a valuable addition to an already lively youth theatre scene.

Over sixty young theatre practitioners aged 15-25 are involved in acting and production roles in the two centres, mentored by some of the most respected names in NZ theatre. In Auckland, a partnership with the Auckland Theatre Company gives these fresh young artists access to some enviable resources, clearly shown in the production values for these three plays. [More]
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