High Schools

2017 Education Season

Our 2017 Season contain a range of shows suitable for high school audiences and relevant to the curriculum.
Please feel free to download our poster outlining our shows for your school.
Bookings for these shows can be made from our tab on the schools menu called Make a School Booking.

 

Jasper Jones

Presented by Belvoir

Kate Mulvany’s adaptation of Craig Silvey’s award-winning novel is daggy-funny and wise. A coming-of-age story for a generation, and a nation too. [Read more]

High school tickets cost $25pp and we include one free ticket with every twenty student tickets purchased.

Suitable for ages 15+. Warning: this show contains the death of a young person in the first scene and adult themes that may be distressing to some people. Please notify the Front of House staff if you wish to enter after the first scene.

Thursday 2 March, 11am. Civic Theatre.

 

 

Dracula

Presented by shake & stir theatre co and Queensland Performing Arts Centre

Another Bloody Classic! From the company behind 1984 and Animal Farm comes this gripping, critically-acclaimed adaptation of Stoker's twisted tale. [Read more]

High school tickets cost $25pp and we include one free ticket with every twenty student tickets purchased.

Suitable for Year 10+. Warning: this show contains simulated violence, sexual and supernatural themes, haze & strobe lighting.

Friday 17 March, 11am, Civic Theatre.


 

The 7 Stages of Grieving

Presented by Grin & Tonic Theatre Troupe &  Queensland Theatre Company

An enduring masterwork of Australian Indigenous theatre. This new adaption of The 7 Stages of Grieving is a wise and powerful play about the grief of Aboriginal people and the hope of reconciliation. [Read more]
 

High school tickets cost $25pp and we include one free ticket with every twenty student tickets purchased.

Suitable for Year 9+. Warning: this show contains adult concepts, death, grief, race & discrimination.

Thursday 1 June, 11am. The Playhouse

 

The Merchant of Venice

Presented by Bell Shakespeare

Money makes the world go round. Portia has it. Bassanio wants it. Shylock lends it. Antonio owes the value of it. This uncompromising and dark production explores the tense relationship and prejudices between those that have, and those that don’t. [Read more]
 

High school tickets cost $25pp and we include one free ticket with every twenty student tickets purchased.



Teachers Notes

To enhance the educational value of your theatre experience we have teacher's notes available to some of the shows. They will provide you with the background information and ideas for classroom and excursion activities. Teachers notes will be emailed to schools upon booking.



Education Season Shows

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