PLEASE NOTE: The 2019 Melbourne Fringe Festival season of n0wherians has been cancelled, we apologise for any inconvenience.
What does a ...
Sleep-averse Caribbean matriarch,
Manz who worked security for Rihanna (once) and
Two teenage gyals discovering nature-strips-below-the-hips have in common?
Not a lot.
But they all live in a street in the sky.
Peep into the lives of inner-city London council estate dwellers. They may be at the bottom of the food chain but they’re top of the block.
CLASS. RACE. GENDER. SEX. Coming-of-Age and Coming-of-Old-Age.
Two years since the Grenfell Tower fire and T-2 minutes away from the UK’s official divorce from the EU. Cranes are looming. Feds are circling. Big man tings are happenin’ and Nana from number 12 still has indigestion.
Privacy is a luxury. First steps, first lipses, first fights all within the walls of one concrete community. "You can tell how everyone is doing just by looking at the state of their curtains.”
Over-policed and undervalued, n0wherians is a big F U to the ‘notopia’ narrative.
Written and performed by an Australian with mixed Trinidadian-English heritage, n0wherians centres BIPoC, undermines anti-blackness and subverts the white colonial gaze.
May contain spoken word.
Warning: Contains strong coarse language, sudden loud noises, potentially triggering content or themes, including Violence,Sexual Assault or Abuse,Sexual Harassment,Sexual References