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The Man Who Was Thursday

Tuesday 5th-Wednesday 6th March 2019

How an humble poet defeats The Man who Organises all Anarchy.

“A masterclass in theatrical excellence” Echoes from the Wings

Nelson Fringe Winner:

Best Show

Best Solo Performer

Best Director

Poet Gabriel Syme has been recruited into the Philosopher Police to infiltrate the Supreme Anarchist Council, where he gradually reveals their shocking truth. In this comedy, Pete Coates plays twenty characters (and an elephant) as they chase across Europe to defeat the dreaded Sunday - the Man who Organises all Anarchy.

Performed by Pete Coates

Adapted and Directed by Giles Burton

Presented by three bridges



March 5–6




Nelson & suburbs


Ghost Light Theatre
146 Bridge Street
upstairs venue, no wheelchair access, please contact us to discuss accessibility

Tickets, Bookings and Entry

$13-$45, $20 door sales

Tickets from


Ph. 02108184524

Additional Info

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