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Hitler’s Daughter


Venue

Lennox Theatre

Dates

13 August - 15 August 2019

Event Type

Live Event

Riverside presents a Monkey Baa Theatre Company production
HITLER’S DAUGHTER
Based on the book by Jackie French

The multi award-winning production told through the eyes of four Australian children returns to the stage due to popular demand.

One rainy morning, Mark, Ben, Anna and Tracey take turns telling stories as they wait for the school bus to arrive. When Anna begins to tell the story about Heidi, a young girl whose father was one of the most dreaded men in history, Mark becomes engrossed and starts questioning the nature of society’s fears and prejudices.

Switching between 1940s Nazi Germany and contemporary Australia this poignant, powerful and thought-provoking adaptation will resonate with your students for years to come.

Free in-school workshops run by Monkey Baa are available by request prior to the performance season. These are limited to the first few schools who express interest, so book early!

Suitable for: Ages 10+ and their families

Awards:
Winner – Helpmann Award – 2007
Winner – Drover Award – 2007
Winner – Glug Award – 2011


Dates & Times:

Schools Performances
Tuesday 13 August at 11am
Wednesday 14 August at 10:15am & 12:45pm

General Public Performances
Tuesday 13 August at 6:30pm


Photo by Heidrun Löhr

Adaptors
Eva Di Cesare
Sandra Eldridge
Tim McGarry

Director
Sandra Eldridge

Lighting Designer
Luiz Pampolha

Set and Costume Designer
Imogen Ross

Sound Designer
Jed Silver

Voice of Hitler
Markus Weber

SUITABLE FOR YEARS 5 – 8

CURRICULUM LINKS AND RESOURCES

Download the curriculum links here: Hitler’s Daughter Curriculum Links

Download the resource kit here: Hitler’s Daughter Resource Kit

Click here for the video resource

SCHOOLS BOOKINGS

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

Available Dates

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Duration

62 minutes (No interval plus 20 minute Q&A for daytime performances)

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