They Saw A Thylacine
By Human Animal Exchange
Created and Performed by Justine Campbell & Sarah Hamilton
On an unseasonably cold September day in 1936, the world’s last known Tasmanian Tiger died in captivity at Hobart’s Beaumaris Zoo.
Out of the darkness, Sarah Hamilton and Justine Campbell conjure the ghost of one of our lost beauties – the thylacine. With the suspense and warmth of a campfire story, these feisty, funny women weave a lyrical tale of discovery and destruction.
For this thylacine tracker and zoo keeper’s daughter, it’s a quest to protect a threatened creature…and themselves.
Gutsy and rebellious, this beautiful reimagining of Australia’s lost history shines a light on extinction and our own survival.
Artistic Collaborator: Matthew Lutton Set & Lighting Design: Matthew Adey – House of Vnholy Sound Design: Jethro Woodward Costume Design: Chloe Greaves 2015 Season Produced by: Malthouse Theatre Tour Produced By: Performing Lines
Audience Advice: Contains coarse language. Recommended 14+.
|27 – 28 April 2016|
|Wednesday 27 April, 1.00pm & 8.00pm
Thursday 28 April, 10:30am
Concessions & Groups 8+: $40.00
Concessions & Groups 8+: $35.00
Last day for Early Bird Tickets: 27 March 2016
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