The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir

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The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir


Venue

Raffertys Theatre

Dates

17 May - 25 May 2019

Event Type

Cinema Screening

THE EXTRAORDINARY JOURNEY OF THE FAKIR
Based on the international best-selling novel The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir Who Got Trapped in an Ikea Wardrobe


This calamitous cross-border comedy will take you on a wild ride of coincidence and circumstance.

Aja, a young fakir (magician) from the streets of India arrives in Paris in search of his past and his future. He falls head-over-heels for Marie, whom he meets amongst the cabinets and couches in an IKEA store, and plans to meet up with her again the next day. When he accidentally gets stuck in a wardrobe that is shipped in the night to the UK, Aja finds himself on the run from border police and bandits alike. As he tries to make his way back to the city of love, Aja finds himself crossing many borders and meeting many colourful characters.

Featuring magical realism and musical numbers,The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir is sheer joy from start to finish. Perfect for the whole family!

Classification
M – Occasional coarse language


Dates & Times
Friday 17 May 2019 at 7:30pm
Saturday 25 May 2019 at 2:30pm




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Ticket Options

MEMBERS
Adult
$12
Concession $9
30 Club $9

NON-MEMBERS
Adult
$15
Concession $12
F/T Student $12
Transaction fees apply
Screen $1.65

Duration

1 hour 36 minutes (No interval)


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