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Title: Estimator
Author: Brown, David
Price: $24.95

Cast: 1M 3F
Character Ages: 15 - 50
Length: 2 hrs aproximately
Target Audience: Adult
Style: Black Comedy
Themes: Poverty, marginalisation, family, ghosts of the past

"...entertains with wit and good humour, provides some thoughtful insight and poses some challenging questions about marginalization" - M/C Reviews

SYNOPSIS
Martin is an estimator for a removal company, trained to help people with the nightmare that is moving house. But no amount of preparation could have
prepared him for his latest job ...
Yonni and her granddaughter Sharday share a junk-filled home in the suburban outskirts. Their lives revolve around poetry, acting, singing and rhetorical questions. Knowing the life they live is far from healthy, Yonni’s daughter Karen calls in the help of an Estimator. But once they meet, their lives will be changed forever.

PRODUCTION HISTORY
First performed at the Bille Brown Studio by the Queensland Theatre Company in June, 2007. Winner of the 2006 Queensland Premier’s Drama Award.

PLAYWRIGHT
David Brown has been commissioned to write for the Brisbane Festival (1998), the FreeWheels Theatre Company (2000) and the Queensland Arts Council (2003) and is the author of Eating Ice Cream With your Eyes Closed.

Publisher: Playlab Press
Publication date: 01/01/2007
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780908156689
Publishing status: AU Dropshipping in stock
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