Information

  • EVENT TYPE /

    Performance 

  • WHEN /

    The Importance of Being Earnest 
    14 Feb – 8 Mar 2020

    Macbeth (This Ignorant Present)
    9 – 31 May 2020

  • WHERE /

    Merlyn Theatre 

Education 2020

VCE PLAYLIST 2020 / PLAYLISTED PRODUCTIONS

14 FEB – 31 MAY 2020

Information

  • EVENT TYPE /

    Performance 

  • WHEN /

    The Importance of Being Earnest 
    14 Feb – 8 Mar 2020

    Macbeth (This Ignorant Present)
    9 – 31 May 2020

  • WHERE /

    Merlyn Theatre 

ALL IN for Education.

We are thrilled to announce that The Importance of Being Earnest has been selected for the 2020 VCE Theatre Studies Playlist (Unit 3) and Macbeth (This Ignorant Present) has been selected for the 2020 VCE Drama Playlist (Unit 3).

Malthouse Theatre’s VCE Playlisted shows are supported by our award-winning Prompt Packs as well as post-show Q&As and Revisit the Play sessions. Malthouse Theatre's Education Program ensures that both teachers and students have everything required for a deep engagement and rich analysis of these productions. 

Malthouse Theatre's acclaimed Prompt Packs will be available online once each production opens. 

THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST 
14 Feb – 8 Mar 2020

VCE Matinee Performances:
11.30am, Thursday 20 February 
11.30am, Thursday 27 February
11.30am, Thursday 5 March

Education tickets are also available for these general public evening performances: 
6.30pm, Monday 17 February  
6.30pm, Wednesday 19 February
6.30pm, Tuesday 25 February
6.30pm, Wednesday 26 February 
6.30pm, Tuesday 3 March 
6.30pm, Wednesday 4 March 

COST
Metro schools / $29 (per student) 
Regional & low ICSEA schools / $25 (per student)
Accompanying teachers / FREE (up to 2 per group) 
Additional teachers / $49

MACBETH (THIS IGNORANT PRESENT) 
9 – 31 May 2020

VCE Matinee Performances:
11.30am, Thursday 21 May
10.30am, Tuesday 26 May 
11.30am, Thursday 28 May 

Education tickets are also available for these general public evening performances: 
6.30pm, Monday 11 May 
6.30pm, Tuesday 12 May 
6.30pm, Tuesday 19 May 
6.30pm, Wednesday 20 May 
6.30pm, Tuesday 26 May 
6.30pm, Wednesday 27 May 

ADDITIONAL OPPORTUNITIES 

POST-SHOW Q&AS

Hosted by a Malthouse Theatre Education facilitator directly after the Education matinee performances.

The Importance of Being Earnest  
Thursday 20 February
Thursday 27 February
Thursday 5 March

Macbeth (This Ignorant Present)
Thursday 21 May
Tuesday 26 May
Thursday 28 May 

COST 
$15 per student
(All)
Accompanying teachers / FREE (up to 2 per group)

REVISIT THE PLAY 

This is your opportunity to join an extensive revision of the production with a close analysis of archival footage and facilitated discussions, in preparation for the VCE written examination. Book tickets to a Revisit the Play session here

The Importance of Being Earnest 
4.30pm – 6.30pm, Wednesday 16 September 

Macbeth (This Ignorant Present)
4.30pm – 6.30pm, Thursday 17 September 

COST 
Metro schools / $29 (per student)
Regional & low ICSEA schools /  $25 (per student)
Accompanying teachers / FREE (up to 1 per group)
Additional Teachers / $29