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AF­TER a suc­cess­ful sea­son in the Gold Coast, the award-win­ning Dream Run Theatre Com­pany presents a short sea­son of The Zoo Story at the Drill Hall Theatre, in Mul­lumbimby.

Writ­ten by three-time Pulitzer prize-win­ning play­wright Ed­ward Al­bee, The Zoo Story is about a seem­ingly in­nocu­ous en­counter be­tween two strangers in Cen­tral Park, New York, that es­ca­lates into a tense and ex­plo­sive study of iso­la­tion, alien­ation and the dev­as­tat­ing ef­fects of a di­vi­sive class sys­tem.

Full of ironic hu­mour and deep warmth and with her stand-up com­edy act. Damien Power sup­ports and Mandy Nolan is em­cee. Show at 7pm. Tick­ets $25.

The Zoo Story plays Drill Hall Theatre, in Mul­lumbimby, to­mor­row at 7.30pm, Satur­day at 2pm and Sun­day at 5pm. Tick­ets are $15 adults and $10 con­ces­sions from Mul­lumbimby Book­shop. Bass Kelph, Plat­inum Night­club: Bass Kelph on the decks with res­i­dents Craig Roberts and Flash. Ti­afau, Else­where: Ti­afau keeps the dance­floor packed with party tunes. Loren, Man­dala Or­ganic Arts: Lo­cal roots mu­si­cian plays live. Show at 7pm. $5 en­try. DJ Turhan, Love Nightlife: 1990s R’n’B favourites. Wasabi, Cur­rumbin RSL: Four-piece cover band put on an en­er­getic show fea­tur­ing rock ’n’ roll favourites. Show at 7pm. Free en­try. DJ Marty Har­ris, Swingin’ Sa­fari: Plays funk, soul and hip hop. Show at 8pm. Tick­ets $10. Dance On, Southport Sharks: Live rock ’n’ roll tunes. Show 8.30pm. Free en­try. Mar­shall OKell, The Loft: Tues­day’s Good and Fat Bud­dha Instinct sup­port. (Re­port, Page 5.) Show at 8pm. $15 en­try.

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The Zoo Story. hu­man­ity, the play, star­ring Greg Litch­field and di­rec­tor Michael Lill, of­fers a pow­er­ful and pro­found in­sight into the fragility of the hu­man con­di­tion and how the search for iden­tity can be com­pro­mised by the pres­sures of fam­ily life, com­mu­nity ex­pec­ta­tions and an all-con­sum­ing ma­te­ri­al­is­tic so­ci­ety. Lee Con­way, The Cen­tre, Beaudesert Coun­try mu­si­cian Lee Con­way takes to the stage for his Wings Of Steel Tour. Tick­ets $25. Show at 7.30pm.

Greg Litch­field and Michael Lill star in the pow­er­ful and pro­found

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