THEATRE: HIT PRODUCTIONS PRESENT THE SAPPHIRES
23 Feb 2019 | 2.00pm - 9.00pmBook Tickets
The Sapphires is one of the Australia’s best-loved stories. Winning multiple awards as a play, film and soundtrack album there was one challenge left and that was to undertake a national tour of Australia. Bringing the raw energy, fun and emotion of this story directly to stages like Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre and across the nation.
Writer Tony Briggs will direct his work in a version he promises will be the most intimate telling of The Sapphires story yet.
Four young women from regional Australia, who like singing country music, suddenly get the chance to change their tune, their clothes and their lives. Wearing uniforms of sequins, armed only with microphones they find themselves trying to spread joy in the hell that is the Vietnam War.
The Sapphires is a funny, heart-warming tale inspired by the true story of writer Tony Brigg’s mother. It tells of the incredible journey of a singing group of four Yorta Yorta Women, who sing Motown soul hits against the backdrop of personal change and massive social upheaval. It is an energetic, fun and engaging musical that affirms life and the realisation of dreams.
Adult groups 10+: $38
Conc. groups 10+: $32
Phone02 9824 1121
THEATRE: LPAE INC PRESENTS TWELFTH NIGHT
29 May 2019 - 1 Jun 2019
11.00am - 8.30pm
Mistaken identities, love triangles and elaborate pranks – Shakespeare’s classic romantic comedy comes to the stage in a dazzling new production by Liverpool's most beloved local theatre company Liverpool Performing Arts Ensemble.