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Eamon Flack Eamon Flack i(A106977 works by)
Gender: Male
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Eamon Flack was born in Singapore and grew up there and in Darwin and Brisbane. He completed a BA at the University of Queensland then attended the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts. Flack worked as an actor then joined the artistic staff of Company B at Belvoir in 2006.

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y separately published work icon Ivanov 2015 Strawberry Hills : Currency Press , 2015 8917788 2015 single work drama

'It could be subtitled: ‘How to Find Faith in Humanity – or Not’. This early Chekhov is a glorious ensemble comedy about the fact that the future is looking bleak. Here it gets its first Australian mainstage production. What a fantastic mix of rage and silliness; its characters all torn between making money and getting in on something bigger and more meaningful than themselves. How apt.

'Nikolai Ivanov is going mad. His life used to be full of possibility, but now he’s moneyless on an old farm with his mendicant uncle and his inexplicably happy if slightly criminal cousin. He’s in debt to his neighbours, he has the hots for their daughter, and nothing much makes any sense to him anymore. Oh, and his wife is dying. Life’s all healthcare and making payments. What’s the alternative? There must be an alternative. There must be an alternative!' (Publication summary)

2015 winner Sydney Theatre Awards Best Mainstage Production
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