30 Jun 2013

High Rise by Cameron Jones

From the collecton Solos

A short drama written and performed as part of the Toi Whakaari NZ Drama School, Go Solo project in 2012. Through the life of a character named Henry Lewis, student Cameron Jones explores themes of excess and ambition. Set in 1980s New Zealand, Henry starts out as a nobody wanting to become a somebody. He's advised to get into property and eventually makes his fortune as a property developer. Still not satisfied Henry is next advised to get into the stock market.