The Royal Society of Antarctica

Written By: Mat Smart
Directed By: Ensemble Member John Gawlik

Performed March 2, 2015 – May 24, 2015

Thursday - Saturday 7:30pm
Sunday Matinee 2:30pm


Dee returns to her birthplace at the blindingly bright McMurdo Station in Antarctica to work as a janitor and seek answers to her mother’s disappearance in this wonderfully weird and touching new play perfectly suited to The Gift’s intimate space.

COME CLOSER on April 19!

Watch The Royal Society of Antarctica, then ask questions to the Playwright Mat Smart, and the cast. Tickets are $50 for the show, entrance to the talkback, and an Antarctic themed drink and appetizer. 

“I went to the bottom of the world to find this play—working as a janitor for three months at McMurdo Station in Antarctica.  It’s perfect that it will premiere in my hometown at The Gift.”—Mat Smart