by Stephen House

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by Stephen House

Written during an Australia Council Irish Literature Residency, Almost Face To Face takes a risky journey into a hidden Dublin world. Moving, brutal, dark and funny, this acclaimed work about indulgent creative chaos and lives on-the-very-edge, asks – is it ever too late to finally face up to what you have become?

Nominated for a Greenroom – Best Independent Actor Award

“Original and powerful… lurid and confronting, ultimately touching theatre. House is a natural raconteur…” - The Age

“Fantastic one man show… House is an amazing story teller… not to be missed” - The Music

“The skill of this AWGIE Award winning writer and actor is reflected in a script relishing in the fragility of humanity” - Arts Hub

“A heart wrenching monologue… performed to perfection… incredible story-telling” - Week-end Notes Melbourne

“A fine piece…House’ stage persona is magnetic” - The Advertiser

“A brave and accomplished artist… integrity that commands respect” - Stage Whispers

“Furious and poignant… wonderful prose… a powerful piece of theatre” - Barefoot Review

"Exquisite writing... perfect performance" - Australian Stage Online

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