THEATRE: AWAY BY MICHAEL GOW
11 May 2016 - 14 May 2016 | 11am, 2pm & 8pmBook Tickets
Presented by Liverpool Performing Arts Ensemble Inc.
Directed by Tony Woollams
Commencing with a school performance of A Midsummer Night's Dream, the Shakespearean themes of suffering and reconciliation persist as three families on separate holidays are united during a fierce storm.
Immigrants Harry and Vic love their adopted country but are faced with their son Tom’s terminal illness. Jim and Gwen fret over their daughter Meg’s blossoming independence and her friendship with the socially unsuitable Tom. Roy is unable to console a grief-stricken Coral over the death of their only son in Vietnam.
But with the help of some Shakespearean fairies and a spectacular storm, these families are reconciled and face the future anew.
11 May - 14 May | 11am, 2pm & 8pm
11 - 13 May at 11am | 14 May at 2pm | 13 & 14 May at 8pm
Duration95 min (no interval)
School & Groups 10+ $20pp
Phone02 9824 1121
THEATRE: SHAKESPEARE'S HAMLET
21 Mar 2018 - 24 Mar 2018
11.00am - 9.00pm
Shakespeare’s Hamlet shows the remarkably human side of grief, and the ways in which revenge can shift from an act of defiance in the face of a monster to a curse and burden to be struggled against.