Our Country's Good

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The Team at REP.

Based on the novel The Playmaker by Thomas Keneally
Timberlake Wertenbaker's

Our Country's Good

Director Karen Vickery

8-24 September 2022
Season: Wed - Sat, 8pm 
Matinees: 17, 18, 24 September, 2pm

Naoné Carrel Auditorium

Single ticket sales on sale from 1 December

Adults - $49, Concession (Full Time Student, Concession Card, Seniors Card) - $39, Group (6+) - $38. All sales are subject to a $3.50 per transaction Telephone Booking Fee.

* (Preview Performance 7 September followed by Q & A session with the cast and director)

First performed at the Royal Court, London and winner of the Olivier Play of the Year Award in 1988, this is the story of the first piece of western theatre performed in Australia. Set in 1789 in the rudimentary penal colony that became Sydney, a young lieutenant works with convicts to bring Farquhar’s The Recruiting Offcer to life under the eye of Governor Phillip. Facing opposition from colleagues and disruptions from his motley crew of actors, one of whom is about to be hanged, Lt Clark and his riotous charges learn more about the redemptive power of theatre than they ever imagined.
The ensemble cast is:

Amy Crawford

Alexandra Pelvin

Meaghan Stewart

Callum Wilson

Gaurav Pant

Isabelle Gurney

Kate Blackhurst

Maurice Downing

Paul Sweeney

Rosy Fasano

By Arrangement with ORiGiN™ Theatrical On Behalf of Samuel French A Concord Theatricals Company.

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