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REVIEW – THE REMOVALISTS

The Tamarama Rock Surfers Theatre Company has resurrected Australia’s groundbreaking 70’s play The Removalists. Written by David Williamson this is the story of police brutality, domestic violence and the abuse of power and authority. A young policeman’s vision of law reinforcement is shattered when two sisters report a domestic battering. The aftermath is catastrophic and […]

THE REMOVALISTS

There has been a resurgence in interest in Australia’s criminal, male-driven subculture in recent years: TV’s Underbelly Series, the movie Animal Kingdom, and no one can forget The Boys. The 1970s play, The Removalists by David Williamson, examined Australian society in this way – brutal, violent, unforgiving. Rock Surfers Artistic Director Leland Kean believes the […]