The Basement Tapes
Summerhall Festival - Former Womens Locker Room
Following her grandmother's death, a girl faces the overwhelming task of clearing out the basement. She discovers a series of mysterious tapes with recordings made by her grandmother. As she hears these tapes for the first time, things start to unravel... Twin Peaks meets Serial in this award-winning New Zealand mystery, set and performed literally in a basement. Inspired by podcasts and Robert Lepage's comment that radio is the most visual medium. ****1/2 (Age). ****1/2 (Sydney Morning Herald). 'Totally engaging. A must-see production' (Stuff.co.nz). 'Eerie, thrilling and totally engrossing' (TheatreView.org.nz).