The Domestic

Theatre (music, rock)

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  • theSpace @ Surgeons Hall - Theatre 1
  • 20:15
  • Aug 2-17, 19-24
  • 45 minutes
  • Suitability: 16+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United States
  • Group: Jack Fortin, Maddie Ince, Anthony Hernandez, Kyle Smith
  • Warnings and additional info: Contains Distressing Themes, Scenes of a Sexual Nature, Scenes of Sexual Violence, Scenes of Violence, Strong Language/Swearing
  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies are not allowed in the venue
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Description

A new work that chronicles a young mother's journey as she struggles with the loss of her estranged child. At 18, Em runs off after getting pregnant with her musically inclined son, Jake. Lost in NYC with a newborn, Em meets a coercive, self-professed "chakra healer" (played by a puppet) who introduces Em to a cold outlook on motherhood. Years pass, tensions boil and drug abuse spikes. Jake flees. His life ends early. The piece focuses on Em's exploration of the lyrics and memories Jake left behind. A music-based show about paranoia, homosexuality, excess, and forgiveness.

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