Castaway is set by the sea, where a group of five women start art classes. Their first subject is a boat. After meeting, the women begin to paint and to share their stories. The script is essentially five revealing monologues of evocative images and lyrical language.
Tribes Theatre presents five great female actors in a rehearsed reading for one performance only. Carmelina Di Guglielmo is a highly respected actor who is well known to Melbourne audiences. She is joined by Maria Theodorakis, an AFI award winning actor, Maureen Edwards (well known to many for her long-standing leading role in A Country Practice), Melbourne actor, director and teacher Annie Fiume and emerging Melbourne based actor Stephanie Morrell.
Writer and Director Chris Dickins is a veteran of Australian Theatre whose work has been produced across Australia and internationally.