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Writer: Thomas Sainsbury
Director: Benjamin Henson

at Herald Theatre, Aotea Centre, The Edge, Auckland
From 20 Nov 2012 to 1 Dec 2012

Reviewed by:  Kathryn van BeekJames Wenley;

The Outfit Theatre Company in association with STAMP at THE EDGE present An Awkward Family Christmas. 

"an infectious sense of fun." – A Criminal Christmas, 2011, NZ HERALD

"One of Auckland's slickest young companies" – Short + Sweet Festival, 2011, NZ HERALD

Yuletide is here... get ready to cringe! Join the extended Potts-Chambers family's awfully awkward Christmas shindig. 

You think your Christmas is hard? Try sharing it with Aryan twins, a pottery making lesbian life partner, a brain damaged supermodel and a perpetually unloved stoner son. Add to the mix a meal of orange, cauliflower and spark plugs… it's gonna get incredibly awkward.

Start your silly season off with a bang and be convinced your family is actually normal over Christmas!*


Herald Theatre
Tuesday 20 November – Sat 1 December 2012, 8pm
Booking Details:
Ticket prices $30 adults, $25 concession
BOOK NOW 0800 BUY TICKETS or 09 357 3355 

POLLY – Jacqui Nauman 
PERCY – Andrew Ford 
BUDDY – Cole Jenkins 
JOHN – Brad Johnson 
DENISE – Michelle Leuthart
KAZ – Laura Daniel
TREVOR – Mick Innes
FELICIA – Heidi Kauta
KEITH – Joel Herbert
KEITHA – Kate Vox
WINSTON – Chris Tempest 

Set Design: John Parker
Lighting Design: Brad Gledhill
Producer: Ema Barton
Co Producers: Pete Coates, Sarah Graham