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The Misadventure of Pout: Prince of the Desert
Fri September 20 @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm$15 – $20
Prince Pout III’s sensationally sardonic tales of misadventure, from familial drama to man-droughts in the desert, have kept audiences in stitches! Catering unapologetically to an LGBTQI+ audience, their friends and allies, Pout always has a story to tell. So, enter his court for an evening of crazed comedy and leave just a little bit more fabulous than when you arrived!
Since debuting at Darwin Fringe in 2017, he has carved out an LGBTQI-themed comedic niche, making a fabulous splash across Australia.
In 2018, Pout returned to Darwin Fringe with a new production, Pout Planet!, exploring themes of love, heartache and singledom as a gay man in the NT and collecting the Golden Croc for Best Comedy!
The Misadventure of Pout: Prince of the Desert, amalgamates the previous two Prince Pout incarnations, The Recurring Misadventure of Prince Pout III (2017) and Pout Planet! (2018), rounding out his unfortunate tale with stories of recovery and rebirth. The material will be delivered with Pout’s merciless wit and vivacity.
Desert Festival takes place on the land of the Central Arrernte people. We wish to pay our respects to the traditional owners of this Country and to their ancestors. As the Festival welcomes contemporary artists and art from around the world, we also celebrate the continuing culture of the Arrernte nation.
Proudly sponsored by the Northern Territory Government and the Department of Tourism and Culture.
Many thanks to our supporters; the Northern Territory Government, Arts NT, Alice Springs Town Council, 8CCC Community Radio, Tim Fairfax Family Foundation, The Japan Foundation Sydney, Central Australian Art Society Inc., The Centralian Advocate, Totem Theatre, Casuarina Senior College Theatrette, Monte’s Lounge, Epilogue Lounge, Flynn Memorial Uniting Church Lawns, The Anglican Church, The Gap View Hotel, The Alice Springs Cinema, Tourism NT, Yeperenye Shopping Centre, the Human Rights Arts & Film Festival, CAAMA, Red Centre Technology Partners, AS Print and TJ Signs.