D goes on a series of romantic (mis)adventures as they traverse Melbourne’s queer dating scene
After being uprooted from their place of comfort and being thrown into the world’s biggest crisis, D now has to face an even bigger challenge: finding themselves in the “world’s most liveable city”. Will a series of unfortunate relationships lead them to the sense of self that they’ve lost?
“Six Guys” dives into the intersectionality of multiple marginalizations in a world run by men. A hybrid of stand-up and situational comedy, D and their six guys will take you on a hilarious romp that shines a light on a uniquely queer and diverse experience of love, loss, identity, and reinvention.
Content warning: Nudity, sex scenes, coarse language, reference to sexual violence
Written by Dax Carnay
Directed by Beng Oh
Produced by Justine Javier Long and Dax Carnay
Performed by Dax Carnay, Omar Dabash, and Sebastiano Pitruzello
Dramaturgy by Jane Miller
Lighting Design by Clare Springett
Sound Design by Ben Keene
Set and Costume Design by Christina Logan-Bell
Video and Graphic Design by Jordan Hanrahan
Stage Managed by Teri Steer
PR and Marketing by Shei Faulmino
Image by Darren Gill
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 50%: Has both sound and visual components, but sight isn’t essential to be able to engage with the event.