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Author: Harriette Brickell

Voices of Gallipoli – Mark Wright masterful

If you missed the well attended event “Voices from Gallipoli” at the Monkey House Theatre last Friday then it was your great misfortune. On a rather wet night Mark Wright, who wrote and performed his own play, gave the audience a compelling insight into the Gallipoli campaign fought in 1915/16. It was a solo performance but Wright portrayed 9 characters within his staggering one and a half hours on stage without an intermission.  An interval would have broken the mood of the transfixed audience. The occasional silences during the play gave people a chance to reflect on this terrible time...

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