The Day the Sky Turned Black Bestseller 

Written and Performed by Ali Kennedy ScottAustralia

Tue 11/10 7:30pm*Thu 11/12 7:30pm

drama, 55 min.

Black Saturday 2009. Australia is ravaged by firestorms releasing the energy of 1500 atomic bombs. Five characters tell their poignant stories of survival and begin the journey to rebuild their lives. Inspired by interviews with survivors, journalists, and arson experts. A story of courage, humor amidst adversity, and hope. “Enthralling” – THE NEW YORK TIMES. WINNER: Sydney Fringe People’s Choice. Directors: Elyzabeth Gorman & Blayze Teicher. Dramaturg: Elyzabeth Gorman. Original Production Director: Adrian Barnes. Show image by Michael Corridore. Recommended for: all audiences. Links: show, artist.

2015 United Solo is the world’s largest solo theatre festival, currently in its 6th season. All shows are staged at Theatre Row: 410 West 42nd Street, New York City. TICKETS, with a price of $19.25 (including a $1.25 theatre restoration charge) are available at the Theatre Row Box Office and online through Telecharge at You may also call Telecharge at 212-239-6200. When placing your reservation, please provide: the FESTIVAL name (United Solo Theatre Festival), the name of THEATRE (Theatre Row – The Studio Theatre), and the specific DAY and TIME of SHOW you would like to see.