A group of high-profile and completely self-centered people must undertake empathy training in order to resurrect their careers and restore their public images.
The participants include: Tucker, an AFL player charged with defamation and committing a lewd act in public; Maddysyn, an influencer accused of negligence and defrauding her followers; Cynthia, a businesswoman involved in the exploitation of workers; and Winston, a politician accused of nepotism and spending public money for his own purposes. Guiding them through the course is Sarah, a psychologist, who must also overcome her own issues. As expected, the training does not go to plan…
Written and directed by Brendan Black and Martin Chellew
Performed by Davita van der Velde, Peter Hatherley, Julie Arnold, Emma Snow, Alex Thomson
Image by Brendan Black
Content warning: Strong coarse language and sexual themes.
Visual rating 50%: Events are partly subtitled or include dialogue, background music and/or sounds, so d/Deaf and hard of hearing audiences can have some engagement with the event.
Aural Rating 100%: Entirely sound-based with no visual elements and can be fully experienced by blind or low vision audiences.