Press Release – The Bacchanals
Music! Comedy! Satire! Christmas! Robots! Cookery!
“Statistics tell us that over 1,001,001 New Zealanders want our theatres to put on more plays about, by and for robots,” says director David Lawrence, “but will Creative NZ listen??” Of course not! All they care about are objectives and outcomes, like the robots they are destined to be replaced by. So be thankful that your old pals The Bacchanals Are Back!TM and ready to punch common sense in the goolies by giving you what you really want for Christmas: a Christmas show featuring Christmas and robots, performed by a combination of humans and robots! “The robots were meant to be a surprise,” laments Lawrence, “but they’re also the show’s main selling point so arghh!” Read more »