Away – Cinema On Demand

Venue Raffertys Theatre
Dates 21 December - 31 December 2021
Category Cinema Screening

Riverside Theatres Cinema On Demand
Australian National Theatre Live in partnership with
Sydney Theatre Company and Malthouse Theatre present
AWAY
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

Please Note: This screening contains sexual references.


Schools Screenings
This title is available for Cinema On Demand for schools until 30 September 2022. Click here for more information.
*1 Teacher free per 20 Students booked.


Please Note:

Tickets to this event are sold to 100% of capacity. All Riverside patrons will be seated in line with current NSW Public Health guidelines, allowing patrons to be seated alongside each other. NSW Health strongly recommends you wear a mask when you are inside places where it is difficult to keep 1.5 metres distance from other people.

Please note that NSW Health regularly updates areas where there may be concerns regarding potential case transmission of COVID-19.  Prior to attending your performance, we suggest patrons check the latest Case Alert Updates from Health NSW and follow the instructions regarding Close Contacts and requirements for self-isolation and/or COVID testing as stipulated by Health NSW and the current NSW Public Health Orders. Please note that patrons who have visited any identified alert area must NOT attend public performances or gatherings of any type. If you have any questions and would like to discuss this with a member of our team, please contact our Box Office staff on 02 8839 3399 or email BoxOffice_Riverside@cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au


Riverside Theatres is registered with the NSW Government as a COVID Safe venue. Our COVID Safe plan was developed in line with federal and state government health guidelines, and following consultation with Live Performance Australia, other NSW venues, and various government bodies, on enhanced health, hygiene and safety measures. These measures include: defined audience capacity; social distancing; wearing face masks; mandatory Service NSW QR code registration check in; extra cleaning; increased sanitisation of high-touch surfaces; the provision of hand sanitiser, anti-bacterial wipes and hand washing facilities throughout the venue; traffic management plans to alleviate congestion in public spaces.

Please review our Patron Safety Information before you visit us at Riverside.

It is also important that if you are unwell you stay at home. We have updated our ticket conditions and our Box Office team are available to talk through possible exchange and refund options. You can contact the Box Office on 02 8839 3399 or email BoxOffice_Riverside@cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au

Thank you for keeping our community safe.


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

According to the exemption under the public health order (COVID 19 Restrictions on Gathering and Movement) Order (No 7) 2020 (NSW) under the Public Health Act 2010 (NSW), issued on February 1 2021, organised groups who enter a premises as part of a school, child care, aged care or disability group are not required to provide the premises with contact details of every person in their group. This is subject to the following conditions:

  • It is duty of the group organiser (teacher or carer) to keep an electronic record of the entire group and their contact details for 28 days after the event.
  • The group organiser must provide the premises (Riverside Theatres) with at least two contacts to make available to NSW Health.

Schools Bookings
For further information and to book please contact our Education Booking Coordinator on 8839 3308 or email education_riverside@cityofparramatta.nsw.gov.au, or fill in our Schools Bookings Form here.
*1 Teacher free per 20 Students booked.


Riverside’s Risk Assessment & Covid Safe Plan
Download our Risk Assessment 
Take a look at our Patron Safety Information and Download our Covid Safe Plan 


Accessibility
Download information about Access at Riverside


HOW TO BOOK CINEMA ON DEMAND
STEP 1 Nominate date options for your screening. Dates must be within the available date range for the specific film you choose.
STEP 2 Download, fill out and send back the Cinema on Demand Schools Booking Form
STEP 3 Riverside Theatres Education Bookings Coordinator will be in touch to confirm your screening.



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Terms and Conditions

Dates and Times:

Available to book until 31 December 2021

Duration

1 hour 50 minutes (No interval)

Ticket Prices


SCHOOLS
Student/Teacher*
$16

Transaction fees apply

Screen $1.65
School Bookings $1.65

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