From the programme for "Milo's Wake", published by Currency Press.
08 May 2002 – 25 May 2002 Merlyn Theatre
Playbox Theatre Company, La Boite Theatre Company, The Wren Boys,
New Writing Theatre World Premiere
Milo's Wake will be the perfect opportunity for Milo's loved ones to remember him fondly, sing his praises and enjoy or five of Guinness. Not wanting to miss such a good party, Milo O'Connor, an Irish-Australian businessman, decides to hold is own wake while he is still alive and well. And so, in an Australian Irish pub, Milo gathers with his family, friends and a few uninvited ghosts for an evening of food, drink and rousing tribute. What finally follows is a horrific story that explains Milo's madness.