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Welcome to Theatre Works 2017 Season. A collection of groundbreaking artists, presenting theatre that moves, challenges and entertains. Check out the full program below and subscribe today for a host of benefits > TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

9 – 26 February 2017
Written by Ross Mueller
Directed by John Sheedy

A rock and roll comedy featuring property development, new love, sex tapes, divorce and a ’67 mustang.

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20 – 30 April 2017
THE RABBLE

THE RABBLE explore female power and persecution through JOAN – a spectacular portrayal of France’s medieval heroine.

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Part I // 31 May – 18 June 2017
Fraught Outfit

Inspired by the biblical myth, Fraught Outfit trace the birth of a community propelled by a divine force.

Part I is where we begin. A young figure has a vision of the future. Through a burning bush a voice is heard. Borders are drawn, promises are made, a prophecy is sealed.

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20 – 29 July 2017
Written by Lally Katz
Directed by Phil Rouse

Based on the book by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
As featured on VCE English Text List

An abandoned creature. Unloved. Hated for its mere existence. On the outside it is a monster. But inside it is a child. Innocent. Lally Katz’ contemporary re-telling of life conquering death.

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06 – 24 September 2017
Written by Patricia Cornelius
Directed by Susie Dee

BIG HEART is the story of a woman who adopts a child from each of the continents – hoping to offer them a life free of poverty, war and neglect. From formidable Writer/Director duo Dee & Cornelius.

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05 – 11 October 2017
The Guerrilla Museum  

As part of 2017 Melbourne Festival

Blow out the candles on your expectations. This is your life – seen through the prism of your most memorable birthday. The companion piece to The Guerrilla Museum’s FUNERAL (2016 Melbourne Festival).

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Part II // 18 – 29 October 2017
Fraught Outfit

Part II. The children wait in the desert. Mount Sinai is shrouded in smoke. They have been chosen but for what purpose?

Performed by an ensemble of children, Part II is the final instalment of this gripping theatrical event.

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29 November – 10 December 2017
Rawcus

Rawcus is an award-winning ensemble of performers with and without disability creating exceptional arts experiences. In Song For A Weary Throat they team up with critically-acclaimed contemporary vocalists Invenio Singers to present a haunting expression of what remains following a major impact.

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BOOK TICKETS

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ADULT: $38.00 | CONC: $30.00 PREVIEW: $26.00 | SCHOOLS: $28.00

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THE WORKS
All 8 shows
ADULT: $253.00 | CONC: $208.00

WORK THE ROOM
Opening Night Package including complimentary drinks and canapes
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WORKERS CHOICE
Your choice of 4 shows
ADULT: $130.00 | CONC: $104.00

Price including ALL OF MY FRIENDS WERE THERE by The Guerrilla Museum
ADULT: $137.00 | CONC: 118.00

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