It was a normal day for the man and the woman of the house. Most days just rolled into each other, filled up with small talk and reminiscences about the past. The man no longer went to the office and nowadays kept away from the outside world.

Trouble was, the outside world and the people who once meant something were about to come calling.

"The Final Stage" makes a significant, even historical contribution to our understanding of theatre form in the deepest sense." - Adrian Rawlins, Critic &. Poet, 1992

  • comedy, drama, aburdist.
  • 85
  • 6 total
  • 1 female identifying, 5 male identifying
  • 18+
  • young adult, adult
  • Australian Script Centre




"The Final Stage is, at its deepest level a work of art covering, in an original and ground-breaking way, the same philosophic and metaphorical terrain covered by Jean Paul Sartre in "No Exit." It is also a funny, sad, poignant, piquant, witty and disturbing story which amuses us while it reminds us of the - dare we say? - eternal verities of Life and Death." - Adrian Rawlins, Critic &. Poet, 1992

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