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A Promenade of Shorts: A Mini Festival of Tiny Plays

Red Phoenix Theatres and Holden Street Theatres presents


A Promenade of Shorts is a uniquely COVID inspired mini-Festival of tiny plays. Three separate audiences will promenade between the The Studio, The Arch and the Box Bar in a single night all at Holden Street Theatres. Along the way you will experience the thrill of 9 individual plays and an array of exciting and unexpected Fringe like encounters. The performances will feature comedy, drama, a puppet, a nymphomaniac librarian, free trial COVID vaccines and the occasional death. Don’t miss out on this wonderful evening of creative delight as Red Phoenix Theatre and Holden Street Theatres prove that nothing can stop the return of theatre to our Adelaide stages.

Directed by Libby Drake, Brant Eustice, Michael Eustice and Nick Fagan and featuring performances by many of Adelaide’s most outstanding community actors including, Wayne Anthoney, Laura Antoniazzi, Kyla Booth, Anita Zamberlan Canala, Josh Coldwell, Pete Davies, Brant Eustice, Nick Fagan, Ruby Faith, Fahad Farooque, James Fazzalari, Tom Filsell, Brian Godfrey, Therese Hornby, Rebecca Kemp, Jasmine Leech, Sharon Malujlo, John Rosen, Nicole Rutty, Petra Schulenburg, Joanne St Clair, Tom Tassone, Stephen Tongun, Kate van der Horst, Anthony Vawser, Jean Walker, Tim Williams, and Jamie Wright


HST is incredibly excited to be able to open and to ensure public safety we have implemented a COVID Safe plan. Social distancing, density and hygiene practices will be adhered to at all times. Only attend the event if you are feeling well. If you have any COVID-19 symptoms please ensure you get tested as soon as possible and follow social isolation guidelines until you recover. The safety and health of our patrons, staff and performers is our main priority and we will do everything we can to ensure a fun and safe night out.



Genre: Theatre

Season: 2020

Dates: 22 - 31 Oct

Duration: 2.5 hrs (including interval)

Doors and Bar will open 1 hr prior to show start.

Thurs 22 - Sat 24 Oct: 7:30pm
Sunday 25 Oct: 2:00pm
Wed 28 - Sat 31 Oct: 7:30pm

Adult: $25

Group (6+): $21

Concession: $19

Venue: The Box Bar, The Studio & The Arch

34 Holden Street, Hindmarsh SA 5007


HST are making every effort to make our performances accessible to all patrons. Accessible seating is available in The Box Bar.


All venues will are accessible, please call our Box Office to arrange a safe and easy night out on 08 8225 8888