Every Brilliant Thing



Tuesday 4 April, 12.00pm midday
Tuesday 4 April, 6.00pm
Wednesday 5 April, 3.00pm
Wednesday 5 April, 6.00pm
Thursday 6 April, 12.00pm midday
Thursday 6 April, 3.00pm


Luggate Hall


$39 adult, $10 student


1 hour

The worldwide smash hit. You’re seven years old. Mum’s in hospital. Dad says she’s ‘done something stupid’. She finds it hard to be happy.

You make a list of everything that’s brilliant about the world. Everything worth living for.

  1. Ice cream
  2. Water fights
  3. Staying up past your bedtime and being allowed to watch TV
  4. The colour yellow
  5. Things with stripes
  6. Rollercoasters
  7. People falling over

A play about depression and the lengths we go to for those we love. Based on true and untrue stories.

“Heart-wrenching, hilarious… possibly one of the funniest plays you will ever see.” The Guardian

Paines Plough and Pentabus Theatre Company (United Kingdom). By Duncan Macmillan with Jonny Donahoe