19. October 2017 - 19:00
AustraliaParramattaCorner Church and Market Streets2150

The Red Tree, Parramatta, Thursday, 19. October 2017

The Red Tree is a new work of music theatre. We have commissioned writer Hilary Bell and composer Greta Gertler Gold to adapt Shaun Tan’s award-winning picture book, directed by Neil Gooding.

One morning Ava wakes up to find she can’t get herself out of bed. There’s nothing especially wrong, she’s just overwhelmed by her emotions: anxiety, embarrassment, shyness, fear. She retreats under the bedclothes, where these ordinary feelings take her to extraordinary places. When she discovers that she’s never been alone, she is ready to **** the day.

The score fuses pop, classical and traditional musical theatre elements with sound design and digital recording technology in an exciting, contemporary fashion.

Dates and Times
Thursday 19 October 10am
Friday 20 October 1pm and 7pm (Opening Night)
Saturday 21 October 2pm and 7pm
Monday 23rd October at 10am
Tuesday 24 October 10am and 1pm
Wednesday 25 October 10am and 1pm
Thursday 26 October 10am and 7pm
Friday 27 October 10am and 7pm
Saturday 28 October 2pm and 7pm

Thursday, 19. October 2017, Parramatta, The Red Tree

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