A darkly magical celebration of the people that society forgets, written for young actors.

Two ghosts, a young mother and daughter, are trapped in their crumbling block of flats. The girl is desperate to go but her mother won’t leave yet. A cockroach man watches on - infatuated, inadequate. He ate their corpses. He knows their hearts. A mangey, cantankerous couple of peacocks intervene, helping the girl find her voice and get them all out of there.

  • magic realism
  • 40
  • 5 total
  • 3 female identifying, 2 male identifying
  • young people
  • 16 to 18, 18+
  • teen, young adult, adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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