the empty cage
kit brookman | andré jewson
In the final episode of our audiodrama, the consequences of a man's decision to purchase a budgie for his grandmother reach their full, catastrophic extent.
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KIT BROOKMAN [writer] is a writer and director based in London. His plays have been performed across Australia, the US, and the UK.
ANDRÉ JEWSON [actor] trained at VCA (Melbourne) and École Philippe Gaulier (Paris). Currently touring internationally as Zazu in Disney’s The Lion King (Michael Cassel Group/Disney Theatrical), his stage credits include The History Boys (MTC), Heaven, As Told By The Boys Who Fed Me Apples (La Mama), Thérèse Raquin (Critical Stages), and East (La Mama/The Seymour Centre).
(Credits: Image (altered) from Natural History of the animal kingdom for the use of young people," by Kirby, W.F., (E. & J.B. Young & Co., 1889). Music by The Erlkings, used with their kind permission. Music by Robert Schumann, arranged by The Erlkings, translation by Bryan Benner, songs: Mondnacht, Hör ich das Liedchen Klingen and Zwielicht, https://theerlkings.com)