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Away: Performance On Screen


Venue

Lennox Theatre

Dates

19 January - 20 December 2019

Event Type

Cinema Screening

Australian National Theatre Live in partnership with
Sydney Theatre Company and Malthouse Theatre present
AWAY: Performance On Screen
By Michael Gow

★★★★ “Remarkably timeless… captivating.” – The Sydney Morning Herald

Michael Gow’s award-winning modern classic is a moving portrayal of Australian families. Captured live on stage at Sydney Theatre Company and screened at Riverside, don’t miss this unique opportunity to see the 2017 production featuring an exceptional cast, from the ‘best seat in the house’.

It’s the summer of 1967, and three families head away for a beach holiday. Set against a backdrop of war and social revolution, they find themselves caught up in their own storm of secrets and conflict.

Classification: E – Exempt from Classification
FYI this screening contains sexual references


Dates & Times:

General Public Screenings
Saturday 19 January 2019 at 1pm
Sunday 20 January 2019 at 1pm

Schools Screenings
Tuesday 26 March 2019 at 10am & 1pm

Schools Cinema On Demand
Can’t make the available sessions? This title is available as ‘Cinema On Demand’ from 15 November 2018 – 20 December 2019. To request a session time for your school group simply complete the ‘Cinema On Demand Schools Booking Form’ with your date and time preferences. For more information, email education_riverside@cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au


Photo by James Green


Director
Matthew Lutton

Set and Costume Designer 
Dale Ferguson

Lighting Designer 
Paul Jackson

Sound Designer 
J. David Franzke

Cast 
Marco Chiappi
Julia Davis
Wadih Dona
Glenn Hazeldine
Natasha Herbert
Heather Mitchell
Liam Nunan
Naomi Rukavina



SUITABLE FOR YEARS 9 – 12

CURRICULUM LINKS AND RESOURCES

Download the curriculum links here: Away Curriculum Links

Download the teacher’s resources here:
Away – In the Know
Away – On Cue
Away – Sketchbook

Download Riverside’s risk assessment here: Riverside’s Risk Assessment Details

Download a generic sample risk assessment here: Generic Sample Risk Assessment

ACCESS

Download information about access at Riverside here: Access at Riverside


Australian National Theatre Live: Away

Michael Gow’s award-winning modern classic is a moving portrayal of Australian families. Captured live on stage at Sydney Theatre Company and screened at Riverside, don’t miss this unique opportunity to see the 2017 production featuring an exceptional cast, from the ‘best seat in the house’. Share the Facebook event with your friends and book your tickets now!

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Show dates

Duration

1 hour 50 minutes (No interval)

Getting Here

Riverside Membership

30 Club

Dining at Novotel

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