BERLIN, by Joanna Murray-Smith, at Melbourne Theatre Company, 17 April – 22 May
A spine-tingling romantic thriller.
Charlotte is a Berliner through and through. Tom is a foreigner, travelling around Europe. After meeting in a bar, sparks fly between them and she invites him to spend the night at her place. As they navigate the ritual of seduction, their desire gives way to secrets that cannot be ignored and questions neither of them can answer. Does young love stand a chance against the suffocating reach of the past?
Joanna Murray-Smith is one of Australia’s most celebrated playwrights, captivating audiences from Melbourne to Broadway and the West End. This riveting NEXT STAGE commission premiered for Melbourne Theatre Company as part of its 2021 season. A powerful mix of thriller, romance and ethical dilemma, Berlin will keep you guessing until the very end.
Get your copy of the Berlin script here!
SEASON: 17 April – 22 May
EVENT URL (TO TICKETS): https://www.mtc.com.au/plays-and-tickets/whats-on/mtc-2021-act-1/berlin/