Blowing It

By Stephen Sinclair and Stephen Papps An arresting one man show, this is a comedy-drama about an undercover police officer who becomes too successful in his roleplaying with dope dealers. Fear and isolation do weird things to his head and he finds himself getting in deeper and deeper trouble. “ …

Love Me Tinder

Stephen Sinclair and friends bring the musical form into the texting age with a new work,  Love Me Tinder. A show for three performers plus pianist, “Love Me Tinder” is a timely satire on romance in the age of social media – and the perennial horrors of first dates! Book   …

Meet The Feebles

  Written by Stephen Sinclair, Frances Walsh, Danny Mulheron and Peter Jackson It is an irreverent, outlandish, part-musical satire on showbiz — and while it is populated almost entirely by puppets, it’s by no means cute.

The Bach

A comedy of manners, a drama of betrayal, a search and rescue of contemporary Kiwi issues, The Bach plays out through the minefields of marital strife, sibling rivalry, national identity and one well-placed public convenience! “Terrific entertainment … intellectually daring … darkly funny.” NZ Listener 2004 “A stunning artistic triumph …

Success

Carl, Jules and Derek are stand up comedians. Starting out in Auckland, they shared dreams, ideas, and a flat, convinced they were changing the world with every laugh they could elicit. And then Carl went and did something stupid. He moved to America, and made it big. Now, ten years …

The Sex Fiend

By Stephen Sinclair and Danny Mulheron “The funniest NZ play I have ever seen!” Denis Welch, NZ Listener, November 1989. Outrageous farce ensues when Anna arranges to have a meeting of her women’s poetry group at her flat. Her boyfriend, Matthew, the newly appointed sexual harassment officer at the University, …

Ladies Night

By Stephen Sinclair and Anthony McCarten A comedy about a group of unemployed blokes who decide to become male strippers to improve their financial circumstances. Since its premiere in Auckland in 1987, Ladies Night has enjoyed an on-going life internationally, with  productions throughout Europe, South America, Canada and Australasia.

Love Mussel – TV Show

Stephen Sinclair – Writer Love Mussel is a wide ranging parody whose targets include its own medium, television, and its star, Kevin Smith. He appears as himself, a celebrity actor, hired to front an investigative, ‘feel-good’ documentary about a shellfish with Viagra-like properties. Ironies abound: take the title in relation …

… And me old mate Pappsy is in the cast!

Yes indeed folks, old friend and flat mate Steve Papps is playing the role of Jules. This is the latest of a long succession of plays of mine that Steve has performed in. It started with Ladies Night … or it might have been the sequel … at the Centrepoint in Palmerston …