Fred and Gina are flatmates looking for love.

Kate and Simon have found love, but are flatmates.

Matt’s greatest love is himself.

Set in Bondi, Australia, Cohabitation is the tale of five vulnerable hearts, two very different households and one overcrowded café.

Inspired by Lamarck’s giraffes, neural Buddhists and Flight of the Conchords, it’s a back from the beachfront look at survival of the fittest, the power of music and falling in love.

"Cohabitation is a sharp but compassionate tale of love, ambition and share housing. It’s witty and morally serious, brainy yet bursting with heart."
—Emily Maguire, writer and commentator

"Very funny and clever and totally engaging. I overheard one New York theatre-goer in the audience whisper to another, ‘I wonder what other gems they’ve got Down Under?’ My sentiments exactly."—Joel Bernstein, producer, 60 Minutes (USA)

  • naturalistic drama
  • 140
  • 5 total
  • 2 female identifying, 3 male identifying
  • 18+
  • adult, young adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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