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The Year Nick McGowan Came to Stay by Rebecca Sparrow (Adapted by Sean Mee)



THEMES: Family, Responsibility, Career, Death, Music, Pop Culture
LENGTH: 90 Minutes
CAST SIZE: 3 – 4 Cast Members

Brisbane teenager Rachel Hill is slowly losing her cool.


Brisbane teenager Rachel Hill is slowly losing her cool. She is school prefect, queen of school pride, and on her way to becoming The Girl Most Likely. That is until Nick McGowan comes to stay at Rachel’s family home. Mysterious and cool, Nick detests the perfect life Rachel leads. But as he settles further into her life, sparks begin to fly as secrets are slowly shared.


First produced by La Boite Theatre Company in May 2007 as part of the mainstage season. The season was extended due to popular demand.

ISBN 9780908156962

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