In July, Play Dead Theatre will bring a truly unique experience to Melbourne audiences. A Site Specific theatre production of David Eldridge’s award winning play FESTEN, held within the iconic Rippon Lea Estate Ballroom. Directed by Jennifer Sarah Dean, FESTEN is a powerful story of a large and wealthy family dinner party where poisonous dysfunction slowly presses to the surface. FSTEN is a riveting fusion of gripping thriller and riotous humour of the darkest kind. Electrifying, shocking and profoundly moving. A thrilling modern tragedy. FESTEN contains mention of sexual and psychical abuse and may be triggering to some viewers. Recommended for ages 16 and over. Due to the nature of the space, there will be no late seating.

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