Emily Goddard in association with Froudist

This Is Eden

Friday, November 8, 2019 - 8:00pm
Lighthouse Studio
Approximate Duration: 
75 minutes (no interval)

Written and performed by: Emily Goddard

1839. Cascades Female Factory, Hobart Town. In a solitary cell, on the edge of survival, a ‘sleek little savage’ waits alone in the darkness. Left for dead, ten thousand miles from home, she plots escape and reveals, with biting mockery, the untold tales of her captors. In a Green Room Award nominated performance described as ‘fearless’ and ‘nauseatingly exquisite’, Emily Goddard and acclaimed theatre director Susie Dee bring to life a dark, humorous and provocative ‘anti-bonnet drama’ inspired by the rebellion and resistance of the female convicts of Van Diemen’s Land. This is Eden is at once an examination of our dark past, a parody of the way we perceive it and a vital call to arms. Sit back, relax and be transported…

 

Four and a half stars - ArtsHub, Four and a half stars- Theatre People Four stars - The Music Four stars - Beat Magazine

ADULT: AUD 35.00
CHILD 16 AND UNDER:  AUD 35.00
CONCESSION:  AUD 30.00
GROUP OF 8+:  AUD 25.00
SUBSCRIBER ADULT:  AUD 30.00
SUBSCRIBER CONCESSION: AUD 25.00
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