Zen Dog - Hazy Recollections from the Life of Mick Innes
REBELS & ROBOTS + THE BASEMENT Present...
HAZY RECOLLECTIONS FROM THE LIFE OF MICK INNES
by Mick Innes
Created by Roberto Nascimento & Mick Innes
Directed by Roberto Nascimento
Michael John Innes was born in Christchurch in 1953 and became Mick Innes when he moved to Australia 20 years later.
With a career spanning 3 decades in film, television and theatre, plus 3 marriages, 2 kids, 2 grandsons, lock ups, drunk tanks and the odd spot of bother; Mick is now turning 60 still doing what he loves, still broke and kinda lucky to be alive.
For 5 nights upstairs at The Basement come listen to Mick recall whatever he can remember...
ZEN DOG is Mick Innes’s first solo show, on the eve of his 60th birthday. A veteran actor, with countless roles in New Zealand and Australia, including Bootmen, Home and Away and Echo Point in Australia and NZ’s Hounds, Sunny Skies, SuperCity and Shortland St. Mick also starred in The Basement’s MegaChristmas in 2012.
ZEN DOG is a series of raw confessions performed by
Mick, looking back into his life as an actor, as someone who
is not afraid to expose himself – what you see is what you
For those who enjoy true and inspiring life stories and are not easily offended – straight up, no holds barred, piercing and hilarious, ZEN DOG promises to charm and delight its audiences.
Actor/ Producer Roberto Nascimento is making his directorial debut with this unabashed and exciting life story.
Nov 25 to 30 – 7pm
Tickets: $20 (Adults)/ $15 (Students, Equity)
Bookings www.iticket.co.nz or 09 361 1000
Running Time: 50 Minutes, no interval