The Bleeding Tree

Angus Cerini


A surreal fairytale of revenge, horror and redemption.
The Bleeding Tree has been hailed as one of the most important Australian plays of the decade. Angus Cerini’s morbidly funny masterpiece played to capacity audiences at The Theatre Royal in 2020.


Marta Dusseldorp – Mum

Jane Johnson – Ida

Kartanya Maynard – Ada


Ben Winspear – Director

Liminal Spaces – Set Designer

Jason James – Lighting Designer

Glenn Richards – Composer

Jacky Collyer – Assistant Sound Designer

Emma Skalicky – Assistant Director

Ellen Roe – Stage Manager

Amy Brown – Production Photos

Amanda Davies – Artist Response/Foyer Display

Sizzle Reel

Matthew Scott – DOP

George Goerss – Sound

Location – Theatre Royal

Sizzle Reel


Manic, comic, macabre, and yet, it’s wickedly funny. A class act all the way.

Amanda DuckerThe Mercury

The bleeding tree delivers... Elegant in its simplicity... Riveting.

Geoffrey SwanTasmanian Times