Little Brother, Big Sister
A family relationship revealing the secrets of the heavily stigmatised mental illness schizophrenia.
Two Siblings. One little brother Michel with Schizophrenia. One Big Sister Karen his carer. How does each sibling navigate this circumstance that life has dealt? Through their relationship realities are demystified – the truth’s regarding this highly stigmatised mental illness are revealed. Is there a cure to one of medicine’s greatest mysteries?
When: Saturday 30 March 2:00 pm
Where: La Mama Courthouse Theatre, 349 Drummond Street, Carlton Access: Wheelchair
Written by Michel Paul Tuomy
Performed by Rhys Hamlyn & Jane Barry
Dramaturgy by Sandy Jeffs & Peter Matheson
Arts Mentor – Tania Smith
Artwork by Michel Paul Tuomy
Photography by Darren Gill