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The Suitcase Series / Atomic

24 Oct - 13 Nov 2018

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Malthouse Theatre 24 Oct – 2 Nov * SOLD OUT*

Students on camp imagine the world they’d like to live in. A man invents a drug that will save millions of people, sowing the seeds of a population explosion. A flower sees plastic for the first time. A kaleidoscope of absurd and poignant vignettes, ATOMIC explores the power of humans to change the world – knowingly and unknowingly, for better or worse.

The Capital, Bendigo Wed 7 Nov                

To book into the Bendigo date, please contact Stephen Henderson s.henderson@bendigo.vic.gov.au

Wangaratta Performing Arts Centre Fri Nov 9

To book into the Wangaratta date, please contact Toby Sullivan tsullivan@malthousetheatre.com.au

Courthouse Youth Arts Geelong Tue Nov 13

To book into the Geelong date, please visit www.courthouse.org.au/ticket/the-suitcase-series-atomic/

ABOUT THE WRITER
Amelia Evans is a NIDA-trained playwright and dramaturg making work for adults and young audiences. Recent plays include TRAPS: A Romantic Comedy for the Modern Sociopath (One Word), Lyrebird (TRS), and The Saturated World (Melbourne Fringe). Amelia co-wrote THE MYTH PROJECT: TWIN (Arthur/MTC NEON), Waltzing Wooloomooloo: The Tale of Frankie Jones (Arthur), and the award-winning play for young people CUT SNAKE (Arthur, Theatreworks/TRS/Brisbane Festival/Critical Stages). As dramaturg she has worked on; Voices of Joan of Arc (Next Wave), The Sea Project (Arthur, Griffin Theatre), Wrecking (TRS), Dirtyland (Arthur, The Spare Room) and Private View (NIDA, Theatreworks). Upcoming projects include Mad as a Cute Snake, the sequel to CUT SNAKE, for 5-9 year olds.

MALTHOUSE THEATRE DATES

COST / $30 per participant
BOOKING / Schools are required to pay a $300 non-refundable deposit per class to secure a 20 minute performance slot on their chosen in-theatre day.

Final student numbers will be confirmed in early October with an additional invoice issued. The non-refundable deposit is equivalent to 10 students’ participation

WANGARATTA DATES

COST / $15 per participant

Final student numbers will be confirmed in early October with an additional invoice issued. 

GEELONG & BENDIGO DATES

Please contact those venues directly for details.