“It might squash all of us. The way we probably kill bugs all the time and don’t even know it. Just splat… and nobody cares.”

About

At a golf course on the edge of town, a reluctant group of young people are employed to keep watch over a landed spacecraft. The UFO sits, silent, with lights flashing—for minutes, hours, days.

But just when they’re ready to give up… 👽🦆🕷️

Using exquisitely detailed scale models, UFO is a work of sci-fi theatre performed entirely in 1:8 miniature.

re:group collective’s Solomon Thomas has teamed up with writer Kirby Medway for this beguiling mix of video, stop-motion animation, and live theatre. We guarantee it—you’ve never seen a more realistic depiction of human-UFO relations on stage.

Cast & Creatives

Director Solomon Thomas
Sound Designer Tom Hogan
Dramaturg Tessa Leong
Creative Producer Malcolm Whittaker
With Matt Abotomey, James Harding, Angela Johnston and Tahlee Leeson

Performance Times

Season 6 – 16 October

Performance Times
Monday – Friday 7pm
Saturday 1pm & 7pm

Latecomers
Please note, there is a complete lock-out on all performances and latecomers won’t be admitted, so make sure you give yourself plenty of time to get to us, grab a drink, and get settled.

Pricing

2021 Subscription

Full $35
Three Pack (Special Events & Griffin Lookout) $99
Griffin Lookout

With an eye on the future, Griffin Lookout champions works by the next generation of exceptional theatre makers.

Artists are given $5,000 toward the development and production of their work, 70% of their show’s Box Office takings, as well as in-kind artistic and producing support by the Griffin team.

Kirby Medway & Solomon Thomas are two of 2021’s Griffin Lookout artists, as well as Oliver Twist.

Supported By

UFO was developed with the support of Brand X, Erth Visual & Physical Inc, HotHouse Theatre and Merrigong Theatre Company.

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