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My Pet, My Love

2016 New Zealand Fringe Festival

A one-man show about fish, forgetting and the fear of dying single.

Rob is gay
Rob has a pet fish
Rob’s Nonna died
Rob is scared
Rob is losing his memory
Rob wrote a play about it

My Pet, My Love weaves together three stories about loss, love and the fears we face. An innocent child discovers death for the first time; an elderly gay couple struggle with the onset of dementia; and a 32 year old actor reveals his fears from the trivial to the profound.

“Gaetano has a natural command of the stage, and morphs between the characters confidently… he delivers sensitive and poignant moments of love, loss, memory and death.” –★★★★ Time Out Melbourne

“Gaetano’s acting here is provocative and in parts stunning.” – Planet Arts Melbourne

Written and performed by Rob Gaetano
Directed by Lily Fish

Lighting Design by Suze Smith
Sound design by Jai Leeworthy
Image by Steve Edwards

Developed with the support of Hothouse Theatre and La Mama Explorations

1 – 5 March 2016, 9:30pm
BATS Theatre, 1 Kent Terrace, Wellington

To book tickets click here

To view the show trailer click here

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