La Mama

The Ajoona Guest House

Writer and actor Stephen House opens the door on a dangerously beautiful, hidden New Delhi world.

Performing Arts Guide

Event Details

Category

Performing Arts Guide

Event Starts

Aug 9, 2022

Event Ends

Aug 21, 2022

Venue

La Mama HQ

Location

205 Faraday Street, Carlton VIC, Australia

Direct from a sold-out Adelaide season, award-winning, writer and actor Stephen House opens the door on a dangerously beautiful, hidden New Delhi world.

When a wandering writer drifts back to an Indian guest house he has known for decades, he confronts his past, people from it, and finally himself. Written on an Asialink India literature residency, direct from a sold-out Adelaide season, award-winning writer and actor, Stephen House, presents, “The Ajoona Guest House”. Following his nationally acclaimed, “Appalling Behaviour” & “Almost Face to Face”, this latest monologue, opens the door on a dangerously beautiful, hidden New Delhi world.

‘The Ajoona Guest House gets five stars’ – The Advertiser 

‘A master storyteller… exquisite’ – Stage Whispers‘Deeply evocative… a theatrical gem’ – Theatre Travels

Content Warning: Adult language & themes, drug references

Written and performed by Stephen House

Directed by Rosalba Clemente

Sound by Alain Valodze


For more information visit https://lamama.com.au/whats-on/la-mama-hq-winter-2022/the-ajoona-guest-house/