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Books and Arts - Separate stories podcast

ABC Radio National

Arts, Literature, Performing Arts, Visual Arts

Join Michael Cathcart and Sarah Kanowski for ABC Radio National's Books and Arts: Australia's only national broadcast devoted to literature and the arts.

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Play tackles narcissism and fame in the 21st century

June 19th, 2015

Episode 513 of 1484 episodes

Birdland, by English playwright Simon Stephens, is a play about a rock singer whose world tour has made him a superstar, and whose life has become one long narcissistic bender. It's on now at the Melbourne Theatre Company.

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