Title: 25 Down
Author: Jordan, Richard
By Richard Jordan
CAST: 6M 1F
CHARACTER AGES: 2560
LENGTH: 1.5 hours approximately
TARGET AUDIENCE: Adult
STYLE: Comedic Drama
THEMES: Homosexuality, pornography, sex, relationships
Jordans writing is deft, sharp, witty and emotionally engaging. He has his finger on the pulse of his generation The Courier-Mail
In a world thats lost all meaning, 25-year-old art school dropout James is searching for answers. To uncover the truth about himself, James embarks on a mission to become everything hes not. But when all nighters at gay bars, drug and sex fail to provide what is missing, will James accept that life is all downhill after 25?
Winner of the 2008-2009 Queensland Premiers Drama Award, 25 Down is a fast- paced, funny and insightful play about the children of the children of the revolution.
25 Down was first produced by Queensland Theatre
Company at the Bille Brown Studio in 2009 as part of their mainstage season.
Richard Jordan is a young playwright based in Brisbane. He holds a Masters in Playwrighting from QUT, and in 2008 completed an exclusive course for emerging playwrights at the Royal Court Theatre in London. His first full-length like, dead premiered at the Judith Wright Centre, Brisbane, in 2005. His second play 25 Down won the Queensland Premiers Drama Award for 2008-09, and was produced by Queensland Theatre Company. In 2011 he was the September Artist-in-Residence for Marrickville Council, Sydney. He is currently completing a PhD in Creative Writing at the University of Queensland.
Publisher: Playlab Press
Publication date: 01/12/2009
Publishing status: AU Dropshipping