The Chemsex Monologues

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Contains explicit references to drug taking and sexual encounters. Recommended for people 16 and older

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A nameless narrator, a sexy boy, a fag hag, and a sexual health worker explore the high world of chillouts. Direct from multiple sell-out runs in London, The Chemsex Monologues makes its international debut at Adelaide Fringe.

"The Chemsex Monologues might well be the desperately needed conversation starter we've been waiting for." Dazed

★★★★★ "An extraordinary tapestry of pleasure and pain, woven together with wit and weight by a master wordsmith." Gay Times

★★★★★ "An amazingly well written and performed insight." London Theatre

★★★★★ "Peppered with rich humour and entertaining on many levels... strikingly thought-provoking work." ACT Drop

★★★★ "Hard hitting and tough to watch." West End Wilma

"An incredibly powerful, moving and funny piece of writing." - EQView

"The Chemsex Monologues will make you laugh, cry, think, love, hurt and hope." QX Magazine

"Intense and thought provoking scenes... go see this if you possibly can" Jack The Lad

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Dragonflies Theatre

Dragonflies Theatre are a company dedicated to making challenging and thought provoking work that reflects issues affecting the LGBTQ+ community.

Showcasing the plays of Patrick Cash and directed by Luke Davies, the company is acclaimed in the UK. With two sell-out London runs and a transfer to Manchester, THE CHEMSEX MONOLGUES received five star reviews. Other works include 'THE CLINIC, $UPER£ICIAL, QUEERS, and PINK ORCHIDS. The Chemsex Monologes and Pink Orchids have both been published by Oberon Books.

Dragonflies Theatre are thrilled to present their work to Australia.

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