A double bill of new worxx

1: "Young & Gorgeous" - Created and performed by Adriane Daff (she/her) and Eliza Scott (they/them). 2: "Can’t Fight Captain Moonlite" - Created and performed by Jonny Hawkins (he/him/they/them/she/her) and Virginia Gay (she/her). Supported by Griffin Theatre Company and Erth Physical Theatre Co.

1: Wigs are being fluffed and Vaseline is slathered on to the lens to bring you the trials and tribulations of the most famous soap opera family you haven’t met yet.

2: Can Australia’s gayest bushranger zombie from 1880 help a coven of lesbians find their place within Sydney’s gay elite?


ADRIANE DAFF is an actor, writer and theatre-maker. She is also a founding artist of The Last Great Hunt. Some notable theatre credits include "Lé Nør" which was nominated for two 2019 Helpmann awards (including best new Australian work) and "The Irresistible", which was also nominated for a 2018 Helpmann Award (best new play) and had a seasons at Dark Mofo (2019) and the Sydney Opera House (2019). Adriane has studied in Perth (WAAPA BA in Theatre Arts), New York City (Ward Meisner Studio), Paris (Ecole Philippe Gaulier) and Sydney (Kim Farrant and Force Majeure). In 2018, Adriane wrote, produced and performed in "Era of New Paradise" for the Griffin Theatre’s Batch Festival in Sydney. Adriane also co-wrote the audio works "Into the Jungle" (DreamBig festival in Adelaide), "The Turners" (Sydney Writer’s Festival), and "The Confidence Man" (Arts House and Perth Theatre Company).

JONNY HAWKINS is a DJ and Story Teller with a big love for Disco and the history of Dance floors. He studied Acting at WAPPA, was the recipient of the 2016 Sydney Theatre Critic’s Best Newcomer Award, the 2014 Burton Award for outstanding Shakespearian Performance. His appearances across Film and TV include: Channel 7’s "Peter Allen: Not The Boy Next Door" and Les Norton ABC’s award winning "Riot" and Stan’s "The Other Guy". As a writer, Jonny received funding from SBS & Create NSW to make a multi-award-winning short film "Joy Boy", which he wrote and acted in. His solo show "Maureen, The Harbinger of Death" was programmed for Sydney Festival 2021 and his lecture on the history of Disco "Disco Conversion Therayp" won Melbourne Fringe’s Tour Ready Award. Jonny is founder of The Dollar Bin Darlings, Sydney’s best loved DJs and hosts of some of Australia’s most anticipated concept parties. Currently working on new concepts for seated parties at Giant Dwarf and The Vanguard.

  • Friday 16 July @ 8pm
  • Saturday 17 July @ 8pm

Car: On-street metered parking around the venue.
Bus: Oxford Street 2 minute walk (333, 373, 399, 392, 394 and M10 buses).
Train: Museum Train Station 10-minute walk.


To assist us in allocating seats in the theatre due to COVID-19 physical distancing requirements, group bookings should consider purchasing tickets in a single transaction so we are aware you intend to sit together as a group (1.5ms apart from other guests/groups).


The Flying Nun have partnered with local bar BITTER PHEW to curate your pre-show experience in Darlinghurst. Add "Bitter Phew Reservation" to your ticket purchase (below in Extras) to secure a seat and a drink of choice one-hour prior to the commencement of the show. The Bitter Phew is located on Oxford Street and is a 2 minute walk from The Flying Nun.


We consider the health and safety of our audiences, artists and staff our highest priority. In response to COVID-19, we ask you to:

  • Stay home if you feel unwell (no cancellation fees apply).
  • Maintain physical distancing of 1.5ms from others.
  • Sanitise your hands and register your attendance on entry.
  • Switch the COVIDSafe app to “flight mode” with Bluetooth activated.
  • When shown your allocated seat, stay in your allocated seat.
  • At the end of the show, leave the venue when instructed by staff.

What we are doing to ensure you are COVIDSafe at The Flying Nun:

  • Capping our audience at 50 people per show.
  • Ensuring that artists and staff are well before they start work.
  • Sanitising all furniture and touchpoints prior to each opening.
  • Reducing the size of our foyer bar to deter loitering.
  • Reconfiguring our venue to manage physical distancing.
  • Ensuring a 1.5m distance between stage and the audience.

You can request a copy of our COVID-Safe Plan is available for review via email to: [email protected]


Brand X is happy to exchange your purchased tickets for another night within the same shows season (Friday or Saturday). We are also happy to refund your tickets if you are no longer able to attend (minus transaction fees of 1.75% + 30c) if you feel unwell and need to stay home due to COVID-19. Please contact us via the email on your receipt to arrange a refund prior to the commencement of the show.

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