“my writings deal primarily with the paradox and incomprehensibility of the violent world in which we live”

Mammad Aidani

All vignettes Written and Directed by Mammad Aidani

 How and On and On and On and On…. 

Performed by Zac Kazepis

Stage Manager and Lighting by Lisa Inman

Written in 2008 a man decides to share his inner feelings with the outside world.

An Idiot Amongst Us

The Ant and The Cockroach scene

Performed by Anna Ellis and Zac Kazepis

Stage Manager and Lighting by Lisa Inman

Written in 1987, in 1996 The Age reviewer wrote An Idiot Amongst Us is a play which challenges the purpose, function and boundaries of communication, and how much someone’s actual identity is defined by their language. 

It was… Then

Performed by Anna Ellis

Stage Manager and Lighting by Lisa Inman

Written in 1999, the story of a dignified woman who has lost everything apart from her integrity and self-respect.

In-Waiting (in Persian)

Performed by Tina Khabazian, Omid Movafagh, Reza Kaviani and Mohammad Javan Khaligh

Stage managed by Mohsen Panahi

Music by Zac Kazepis

Written in 2016,  an anti-war play which revolves around a formidable mother and father who decide to remain in their war-ravaged city.




JULY 25 – 27


Tue – Thu 7pm

Approx. 110 minutes with interval


La Mama Theatre 205 Faraday St, Carlton

Tickets Info/

Full $25 Concession $15

Phone Booking/

03 9347 6142